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belt up

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phrasal verb with belt uk   us   /belt/ verb
  • (BE QUIET)

very informal used to ​tell someone to ​stoptalking or making a ​noise: Just ​belt up, will you! I'm ​trying to ​concentrate.
  • (FASTEN)

informal (US buckle up) to ​fasten the ​belt that ​keeps you in ​yourseat in a ​car or a ​plane: Don't ​forget, ​belt up before you ​drive off.
(Definition of belt up from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “belt up”
in Chinese (Simplified) 安静, 住嘴,安静下来…
in Turkish sesini kes', 'çeneni kapa' biçiminde uyarı…
in Russian заткнись!…
in Chinese (Traditional) 安靜, 住嘴,安靜下來…
in Polish zamknij się…
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