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buck

noun [C] (MONEY)
 
 
/bʌk/ ( plural bucks) informal
a dollar
(美)元
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。
North American money
used in a number of expressions about money, usually expressions referring to a lot of money
(用于某些表达方式中)许多钱
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?
General words for amounts of moneyLarge amounts of moneySmall amounts of money
(Definition of buck noun (MONEY) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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