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buckle
British English: /ˈbʌk(ə)l/
American English: /ˈbək(ə)l/

Translation of buckle in Italian:

noun

transitive verb

intransitive verb

  • 1 (give way)
    (metal, surface)
    deformarsi, svergolarsi
    (wheel)
    incurvarsi
    (pillar, wall)
    deformarsi
    (knees, legs)
    cedere
    [figurative]
    (person)
    cedere
  • 2 (fasten)
    (belt, shoe, strap)
    affibbiarsi, allacciarsi

Phrasal verbs

buckle down

to buckle down to something
applicarsi, mettersi a fare qualcosa

buckle on:

buckle on [something], buckle [something] on
cingere (sword)
mettersi (holster)
indossare (armour)

buckle to

mettersi d'impegno

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