belt up


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belt up

vb (adverb)
1. slang to become or cause to become silent; stop talking: often used in the imperative
2. to fasten with or by a belt, esp a seat belt
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.belt up - refuse to talk or stop talkingbelt up - refuse to talk or stop talking; fall silent; "The children shut up when their father approached"
Translations

w>belt up

vt sep jacketden Gürtel (+gen)zumachen
vi
(inf)die Klappe or Schnauze halten (inf); (= stop making noise)mit dem Krach aufhören (inf)
(esp hum: = put seat belt on) → sich anschnallen