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Synonyms for buckle
ˈbʌk əlbuck·le

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Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. bucklenoun

    fastener that fastens together two ends of a belt or strap; often has loose prong

    Synonyms:
    warp

    Antonyms:
    unbuckle

  2. warp, buckleverb

    a shape distorted by twisting or folding

    Synonyms:
    warping, warp, deflection

    Antonyms:
    unbuckle

  3. buckle, claspverb

    fasten with a buckle or buckles

    Synonyms:
    crumple, heave, brooch, clasp, warp

    Antonyms:
    unbuckle

  4. buckle, crumpleverb

    fold or collapse

    "His knees buckled"

    Synonyms:
    break down, heave, clasp, knit, crease, tumble, crumple, crinkle, collapse, crumble, rumple, pucker, wrinkle, cockle, warp

    Antonyms:
    unbuckle

  5. heave, buckle, warpverb

    bend out of shape, as under pressure or from heat

    "The highway buckled during the heat wave"

    Synonyms:
    warp, heave, gag, gasp, clasp, pant, falsify, distort, heft up, garble, puff, heft, billow, retch, surge, crumple, heave up

    Antonyms:
    unbuckle

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. buckleverb

    Synonyms:
    fasten with a buckle

  2. buckleverb

    Synonyms:
    bend, bow

  3. buckleverb

    Synonyms:
    [Rare.] struggle, contend, strive

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "buckle":

    loop, earring, curl

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How to use buckle in a sentence?

  1. Iggy Azalea:

    I realize that artists can become fatigued from touring the world over, but if it's your first major tour, you've got to buckle down and do it, said Sami Jarroush, a music blogger for Consequence of Sound. Short of suffering from an actual medical emergency, saying you're going to stop performing so you can take a vacation isn't exactly going to make you look good in the eyes of however many fans you have left.

  2. Kim Davis:

    I would have to either make a decision to stand or I would have to buckle down and leave, and if I left, resigned or chose to retire, I would have no voice for God’s word. So when that day came, she issued an edict : No more marriage licenses would be issued in Rowan County. It was a decision that would bring down the wrath of militant LGBT activists and their supporters.

  3. Michael Avenatti:

    We've got a whole host of information that we are going to be releasing relating to Mr. Cohen and relating to Mr. Trump, so they better buckle up.

  4. Michael Read:

    If it wasn’t for the 5-year-old undoing the buckle of the 1-year-old’s car seat, he wouldn’t be with us today, she’ll probably not know for a few years.

  5. Dmitri Alperovitch:

    We should buckle up. This will be a long ride, cleanup is just phase one.


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