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buckles

verb
present tense third-person singular of buckle

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1 to fall down or in as a result of physical pressure
  • the flimsy bridge buckled under the weight of the caravan of trucks

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2 to occupy (oneself) diligently or with close attention
  • buckled himself down and finished the assignment in record time

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buckles

noun
plural of buckle

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“Buckles.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/buckles. Accessed 5 Mar. 2021.

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