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Synonyms for buck
bʌk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. vaulting horse, long horse, buck(noun)

    a gymnastic horse without pommels and with one end elongated; used lengthwise for vaulting

    Synonyms:
    clam, dollar bill, long horse, vaulting horse, sawbuck, sawhorse, one dollar bill, dollar, horse

  2. dollar, dollar bill, one dollar bill, buck, clam(noun)

    a piece of paper money worth one dollar

    Synonyms:
    clam, dollar bill, long horse, vaulting horse, dollar sign, sawbuck, sawhorse, dollar mark, one dollar bill, dollar, horse

  3. Buck, Pearl Buck, Pearl Sydenstricker Buck(noun)

    United States author whose novels drew on her experiences as a missionary in China (1892-1973)

    Synonyms:
    clam, dollar bill, long horse, vaulting horse, sawbuck, sawhorse, one dollar bill, dollar, horse

  4. sawhorse, horse, sawbuck, buck(noun)

    a framework for holding wood that is being sawed

    Synonyms:
    dollar, dollar bill, cavalry, vaulting horse, knight, sawbuck, gymnastic horse, clam, one dollar bill, sawhorse, horse, horse cavalry, long horse

  5. buck(verb)

    mature male of various mammals (especially deer or antelope)

    Synonyms:
    clam, dollar bill, long horse, vaulting horse, sawbuck, sawhorse, one dollar bill, dollar, horse

  6. buck(verb)

    to strive with determination

    "John is bucking for a promotion"

    Synonyms:
    jerk, hitch, tear, shoot down, charge, go against, shoot

  7. buck, go against(verb)

    resist

    "buck the trend"

    Synonyms:
    violate, go against, jerk, shoot down, tear, offend, charge, infract, break, hitch, shoot, transgress, breach

  8. tear, shoot, shoot down, charge, buck(verb)

    move quickly and violently

    "The car tore down the street"; "He came charging into my office"

    Synonyms:
    hitch, land, jerk, shoot, flash, scoot, bear down, scud, sprout, hit, consign, excite, commove, commit, blame, film, snap, down, appoint, take, point, pullulate, agitate, load, bill, deplumate, bourgeon, defeat, rouse, saddle, pull, fool away, fritter, kill, lodge, dissipate, dart, frivol away, file, bust, burgeon forth, accuse, level, institutionalize, turn on, pluck, fritter away, charge, inject, vote down, deplume, germinate, shoot down, institutionalise, fool, burden, photograph, charge up, blast, dash, send, go against, spud, rupture, pip, vote out, displume, tear

  9. buck, jerk, hitch(verb)

    jump vertically, with legs stiff and back arched

    "the yung filly bucked"

    Synonyms:
    thumb, twitch, shoot, go against, flick, hitch, yank, catch, shoot down, limp, hobble, tear, charge, gimp, jerk, hitchhike

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. buck(n.)

    Synonyms:
    male (of the deer, sheep, goat, rabbit, and hare)

  2. buck(n.)

    Synonyms:
    blade, spark, gallant; gay, dashing fellow

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. buck(n)

    Synonyms:
    ram, beau, fop, blade, dandy

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "buck":

    buckbeak, buc, dollar, pak, ball, money, deer

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Buck":

    Buck the Wonder Dog

How to pronounce buck?

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Karen
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Veena
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Indian

How to say buck in sign language?

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How to use buck in a sentence?

  1. Rex Tillerson:

    The Trump administration has no intention of passing the buck to a future administration on Iran.

  2. Jill Barrett:

    What they don’t want, I think deep down, is for people just to do a home on 'Fixer Upper' with that intent of just VRBO-ing it to try and make a buck. They really do put their heart and soul into the home for that family, or that couple or that person.

  3. Kevin Sabet:

    I think the report will be easily disregarded by those who wish to make a buck, rather than protect public health.

  4. Autodesk Chief Executive Andrew Anagnost:

    We do believe infrastructure is probably going to get more focus in the coming years, no matter what administration is in power, what people really need out of these projects is to get more bang for their buck. Deep digitization allows people to get more for their dollar out of these projects.

  5. Ahmed Korayem:

    Do unto others much worse than than they'll ever do unto you and you'll never get hurt ever again" -James "Buck" Bukowitz

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