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Meaning of “buck the system” in the English Dictionary

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buck the system

to ​refuse to ​follow the ​rules of an ​organization: Alex is always ​looking for ​ways to buck the ​system.
(Definition of buck the system from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “buck the system”
in Chinese (Simplified) 反抗现存体制…
in Chinese (Traditional) 反抗現存體制…
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