French translation of 'buck'
- (= male)
mâle m (d'un lapin, lièvre, daim etc)
- (US, informal, = dollar)
dollar mto make a fast buck or to make a quick buck (informal)
gagner du fric facileto get more bang for the buck or to get more bang for one's buck (mainly US, informal) (= value for money)
tirer le maximum de profit de son argentto make a buck (informal)
se faire du fric
to pass the buck (informal) (= responsibility)
refiler la responsabilitéto pass the buck to sb (= responsibility)
refiler la responsabilité à qnthe buck stops here or the buck stops with me (informal)
la responsabilité commence ici
lancer une ruade
buck naked (US, informal) (= stark naked)
à poil (inf)
Example Sentences Including 'buck'
The buck 's attempts to rise formed a depression under him into which the lake water had flowed.Dansville
Farther on, splashes of red dissolved in the rain at a spot where the buck must have tried to free himself of the arrow.Dansville
The booze settled in my stomach like a handful of buck shot.Follow the Sharks
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Translation of buck from the Collins English to French Dictionary