Translation of "buck" - English-Spanish dictionary

buck

noun uk /bʌk/ us

US Australian English plural bucks informal a dollar

dólar, verde
Can I borrow a couple of bucks?
He charged me 20 bucks for a new hubcap.

(Translation of “buck” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

buck

noun /bak/

the male of the deer, hare, rabbit etc

macho
a buck and a doe.
buckskin noun, adjective

(of) a soft leather made of deerskin or sheepskin

ante
a bag made from buckskin
a buckskin jacket.
buck up phrasal verb

to cheer up

animarse
She bucked up when she heard the news.

to hurry

darse prisa, aligerar
You’d better buck up if you want to catch the bus.
pass the buck

to pass on responsibility (to someone else)

cargarle el muerto a alguien
Whenever he is blamed for anything, he tries to pass the buck.

(Translation of “buck” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)