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German translation of “buck”

buck

noun /bak/
the male of the deer, hare, rabbit etc
der Bock
a buck and a doe.
buckskin noun, adjective (of) a soft leather made of deerskin or sheepskin.
das Wildleder
buck up to cheer up
Mut fassen
She bucked up when she heard the news.
to hurry
sich beeilen
You’d better buck up if you want to catch the bus.
pass the buck to pass on responsibility (to someone else)
den Schwarzen Peter weiter geben
Whenever he is blamed for anything, he tries to pass the buck.
(Definition of buck from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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