buckler buckler  /ˈbə kə lər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) armor carried on the arm to intercept blows

Usage(s):

  1. Unsurpassed prosperity and the unmatched legislative record of the 89th Congress seemed the ideal sword and buckler for the combat ahead.
  2. God is our shield and our buckler against the modern weapons of our enemies of tomorrow.
  3. Pierre Laval was the man willing to deliver that help, whether he found himself a shield buckler for the Fhrer or a cushion for Hitler's backside.

News

  1. Sea glass, Lewes festival increase in popularity

    Since she was a little girl, Lewes shop owner Michele Buckler has made a living out of one of her all-time favorite pastimes - walking barefoot along the beach.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: The News Journal

  2. Obituary: Carl A. Eck / Trial attorney admired by his colleagues

    Carl A. Eck, founder and senior partner of Meyer, Darragh, Buckler, Bebenek & Eck law firm, died Saturday at the age of 81.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

  3. Marner resigns from A-L/A-H

    ARTHUR — Jenni (Buckler) Marner, a 1998 graduate of Arthur, who has coached Arthur-Lovington or Arthur-Lovington/Atwood-Hammond high school girls’ basketball the last four years, has resigned.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Journal Gazette & Times-Courier

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Quotes

  • "For nine days now, this government has failed to be straight with Canadians about the offer the Conservatives made to Chuck Cadman," said Mr. Ignatieff. "Sandra Buckler and Ryan Sparrow from the Conservatives have refused repeated offers by...
    on Mar 11, 2008 By: Michael Ignatieff Source: Liberal.ca (press release)

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