buck the trend Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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buck the trend

to be ​obviously different from the way that a ​situation is ​developinggenerally, ​especially in ​connection with ​financialmatters: This ​company is the only one to have ​bucked the ​trend of a ​decliningindustry.
(Definition of buck the trend from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “buck the trend”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指经济上)逆潮流,逆势…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指經濟上)逆潮流,逆勢…
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