BUCKLE MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Buckle Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. i.) To yield; to give way; to cease opposing.
  2. (v. i.) To bend out of a true vertical plane, as a wall.
  3. (n.) A device, usually of metal, consisting of a frame with one more movable tongues or catches, used for fastening things together, as parts of dress or harness, by means of a strap passing through the frame and pierced by the tongue.
  4. (v. i.) To enter upon some labor or contest; to join in close fight; to struggle; to contend.
  5. (n.) To join in marriage.
  6. (n.) A curl of hair, esp. a kind of crisp curl formerly worn; also, the state of being curled.
  7. (n.) A distortion bulge, bend, or kink, as in a saw blade or a plate of sheet metal.
  8. (n.) To bend; to cause to kink, or to become distorted.
  9. (n.) To prepare for action; to apply with vigor and earnestness; -- generally used reflexively.
  10. (n.) A contorted expression, as of the face.
  11. (v. i.) To bend permanently; to become distorted; to bow; to curl; to kink.
  12. (n.) To fasten or confine with a buckle or buckles; as, to buckle a harness.


Synonyms:
Clasp, Crumple, Heave, Warp,

• Buckled Definition & Synonyms

  1. (imp. & p. p.) of Buckle


• Buckler Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A block of wood or plate of iron made to fit a hawse hole, or the circular opening in a half-port, to prevent water from entering when the vessel pitches.
  2. (n.) One of the large, bony, external plates found on many ganoid fishes.
  3. (n.) The anterior segment of the shell of trilobites.
  4. (v. t.) To shield; to defend.
  5. (n.) A kind of shield, of various shapes and sizes, worn on one of the arms (usually the left) for protecting the front of the body.


Synonyms:
Shield,

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