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Dictionary definition for: Buckle

1. (n) fastener that fastens together two ends of a belt or strap; often has loose prong

2. (v) fasten with a buckle or buckles

3. (n) a shape distorted by twisting or folding

4. (v) fold or collapse; "His knees buckled"

5. (v) bend out of shape, as under pressure or from heat; "The highway buckled during the heatwave"

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