Definition of 'buckled'
Example sentences containing 'buckled'
Times, Sunday Times (2006) The Sun (2015)
They could easily have buckled under the pressure.Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The teacher at the centre of that incident is thought to have buckled under pressure and subsequently left the school.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
He was like a buckled wheel.The Sun (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Though he stayed upright, his back wheel had been buckled and would no longer revolve through the frame.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
A buckled boot and my parrot.The Sun (2016)
I'll take a pair of buckled shoes.Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
This, he claimed, had buckled the boot.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
There are millions of people alive today who otherwise wouldn't be because they wore crash helmets, buckled seat belts and gave up cigarettes.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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