Translation of "buck" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] (MONEY) uk us /bʌk/ (plural bucks) informal

a dollar

Can I borrow a couple of bucks? 我能借几美元吗?
He charged me twenty bucks for a new hubcap. 一个新的毂盖他要了我20美元。

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. 他在一家美国银行工作,赚钱很多。
So what's the best way to make a fast buck (= earn money easily and quickly)? 能快速赚钱的最好办法是什么?

(Translation of “buck noun (MONEY)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)