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English definition of “buck”

buck

noun [C] (MONEY)    /bʌk/ (plural bucks) informal
US Australian English a dollar : Can I borrow a couple of bucks? He charged me 20 bucks for a new hubcap .North American money Indian English a rupee South African English a rand used in a number of expressions about money , usually expressions referring to a lot of money : He earns mega bucks (= a lot of money ) working for an American bank . So what's the best way to make a fast buck (= earn money easily and quickly )?General words for amounts of moneyLarge amounts of moneySmall amounts of money
(Definition of buck noun (MONEY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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