There are 4 translations of buck in Spanish:

buck1

Pronunciation: /bʌk/

n

  • 1 (male — of deer) ciervo (m) (macho); (— of rabbit) conejo (m) (macho); (— of hare) liebre (f) macho
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    • Some places base the cost of a deer hunt on the size of a buck's antlers - the bigger the antlers, the more the hunt costs.
    • Herein, we consider two main hypotheses to assess the possible function of the post-copulatory vocalization of fallow bucks.
    • When, freezing and exhausted, he finally felt land beneath his limbs, the buck collapsed.
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    • Marion had never got on with her father, but right now if she saw his face she'd have cheerfully swung the three strong buck rabbits she was carrying into it.
    • During my North Cotswold Mastership, I made Butler, the terrier man, carry a huge white buck ferret on his bicycle, and very useful he proved to be.
    • John, as mentioned at the outset, had two dogs that were almost drowned by a wild buck kangaroo when it took them on in a small reservoir on his family's property.
  • 2 (dandy) [archaic/arcaico] petimetre (masculine) [anticuado/dated]
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    • For many of the young bucks in their scarlet tunics, what starts as a great imperial adventure ends in either a squalid death or captivity.
    • He's both the wise man and the young buck trying to prove himself.
    • That old cliche of a blend of young bucks and seasoned campaigners was there in abundance.
  • 3 (dollar) (especially American English/especialmente inglés norteamericano) [colloquial/familiar], dólar (m), verde (m) (Latin America/América Latina) [colloquial/familiar] big bucks un dineral or (in South America also/en América del Sur también) un platal or (in Spain also/en España también) un pastón or (in Mexico also/en México también) un lanón [colloquial/familiar] to make a fast o quick buck hacer* dinero or (in South America also/en América del Sur también) plata fácil they just want to make a fast buck out of the tourists lo único que buscan es hacer dinero or (in South America also/en América del Sur también) plata fácil con los turistas
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    • I know, but it's just five bucks, and at this point I'm almost eager to give it to him.
    • Can you imagine paying 47 bucks to watch skateboarding?
    • It was only about 8 euros, which is about US 10 bucks.
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    • I'd love to subscribe, but it costs nearly a thousand bucks with our meagre currency!
    • This weekend I watched the live lotto draw and wondered what the winner of 10 million bucks would be doing with their cash.
    • I have a cake to make for an 8-year-old's birthday, by order, which will bring in a few bucks on Friday.
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    • Reflecting on the days when he struggled to make a few bucks, Muthukad feels that he has come a long way from the days when he used to set aside money for his return trip soon after reaching the place for his performance.
    • Most of the children earn a few bucks by begging or trash-picking.
    • But today, since the auto driver demanded 35 bucks, I decided to walk.

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vi

  • 1.1 [horse/steer] corcovear
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    • The horse was small, but it was sturdy, and it suddenly started bucking and plunging in a manner that would have done a bronco proud.
    • Proper dental care has eliminated dangerous behaviors such as bolting, flipping over backwards, and bucking in a number of my clients' horses.
    • The gelding had almost bucked her off several times, and all we had done was walk and trot.
    1.2 (move jerkily) (American English/inglés norteamericano) [car/deck] dar* sacudidas
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    • I couldn't avoid them all, and the ship bucked and heaved under me as more rocks than I would like to count peppered our outer hull.
    • The boat bucked and spun and entered the rapids.
    • The truck bucked violently as the shock wave slammed against it, and Ian was pelted with small stones and dust, first from behind, then a split second later from the opposite direction.
    1.3 (resist, oppose) (American English/inglés norteamericano) to buck against sth/sb rebelarse contra algo/algn to buck against oat-ing resistirse a + infinitive/infinitivo

vt

  • (especially American English/especialmente inglés norteamericano) [trend] resistirse or oponerse* a to buck the system ir* contra la corriente
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    • European bourses ended the week in the red yesterday, but the Irish market bucked the trend managing to stay ahead throughout the day's trading.
    • The outgoing chief executive still believes you cannot buck the market.
    • But whenever coaches buck conventional wisdom, they face intense scrutiny from reporters and fans.

Phrasal verbs

buck up

[colloquial/familiar]
verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio 1.1 (become cheerful) levantar el ánimo buck up! ¡levanta el ánimo!, ¡arriba ese ánimo! [colloquial/familiar] 1.2 (make effort) (British English/inglés británico) esforzarse* 1.3 (hurry) (British English/inglés británico) moverse* [colloquial/familiar], darse* prisa, apurarse (Latin America/América Latina) 1.1verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento levantarle el ánimo a to buck one's ideas up (British English/inglés británico) mejorar el comportamiento, ponerse* a trabajar en serio

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adj

  • (American English/inglés norteamericano) [colloquial/familiar], (before noun/delante del nombre) raso
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    • Like the old buck sergeant he is, Shipley hurried them off to the appropriate ticket agent.
    • In 1954, I became a Ph.D. in mathematics and a buck private in the Army.
    • Pat Reid was buck private to begin with and, even though he was in charge of an important group, he remained a buck private until the day he left Spain.

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adv

  • (American English/inglés norteamericano) [colloquial/familiar] buck naked en cueros [colloquial/familiar]

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