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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Collapses or crumples n. - Ornamental fasteners, especially on shoes or belts.

Usage examples (29)
  • Verb (used without object) : Grandmother always wore shoes that buckled. ,The student buckled to the lesson. ,The bridge buckled in the storm. ,She...
  • That's pretty simple, but undoing the buckles is a little harder.
  • "It kind of buckles your knees because there is no excuse for that," Division Direction of
  • Trevor Austin, General Secretary of the council, said people can make money from small finds such as buckles and coins. for more
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