Buck

  • 1 Buck — may refer to any of the following: *Bucking by a horse, when the animal raises his hind end and kicks out with both hind legs. *The male of various species of animal, including: **some species of deer mdash; see also blackbuck, Buckskin (leather) …

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  • 2 Buck — bezeichnet: Buck, im amerikanischen Englisch einen Slang Ausdruck für Dollar Buck, in südafrikanischem Englisch einen Slang Ausdruck für Südafrikanischer Rand Buck Converter in der Elektronik ein österreichisches süddeutsches Adelsgeschlecht,… …

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  • 3 buck — buck; buck·a·roo; buck·ber·ry; buck·board; buck·et·er; buck·et·ful; buck·ey wrack; buck·ing·ham·shire; buck·ish; buck·ism; buck·le·less; buck·leya; buck·ra; buck·shee; buck·skinned; buck·wagon; buck·wheat·er; el·buck; gems·buck; jum·buck;… …

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  • 4 buck — Ⅰ. buck [1] ► NOUN 1) the male of some animals, especially deer and antelopes. 2) S. African an antelope (of either sex). 3) a vertical jump performed by a horse. 4) archaic a fashionable young man. ► VERB 1) …

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  • 5 Buck — (b[u^]k), n. [OE. buk, bucke, AS. bucca, bua, he goat; akin to D. bok, OHG. pocch, G. bock, Ir. boc, W. bwch, Corn. byk; cf. Zend b[=u]za, Skr. bukka. [root]256. Cf. {Butcher}, n.] 1. The male of deer, especially fallow deer and antelopes, or of… …

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  • 6 Bück — Stadt Wuppertal Koordinaten …

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  • 7 buck — buck1 [buk] n. [ME bukke < OE bucca, male goat < IE base * bhuĝo > Ger bock, Du bok, Ir boc ] 1. pl. bucks or buck a male deer, antelope, goat, rabbit, etc.: see DOE ☆ 2. the act of bucking 3. a) …

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  • 8 Buck 65 — lors d un concert en 2006 Buck 65 Richard Terfry, plus connu …

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  • 9 Buck — Buck, Pearl S. * * * (as used in expressions) Buck, Pearl Leonard, Buck Trevino, Lee (Buck) …

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  • 10 buck up — {v. phr.}, {informal} To make or become more cheerful; make or become free from discouragement; become more hopeful. * /After the heavy rain, the scoutmaster bucked up the boys by leading them in a song./ * /Tom was disappointed that he didn t… …

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  • 11 buck up — {v. phr.}, {informal} To make or become more cheerful; make or become free from discouragement; become more hopeful. * /After the heavy rain, the scoutmaster bucked up the boys by leading them in a song./ * /Tom was disappointed that he didn t… …

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  • 12 Buck — Buck, v. t. 1. (Mil.) To subject to a mode of punishment which consists in tying the wrists together, passing the arms over the bent knees, and putting a stick across the arms and in the angle formed by the knees. [1913 Webster] 2. To throw by… …

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  • 13 Buck — Buck, n. A frame on which firewood is sawed; a sawhorse; a sawbuck. [1913 Webster] {Buck saw}, a saw set in a frame and used for sawing wood on a sawhorse. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 14 Buck — Buck, n. [See {Beech}, n.] The beech tree. [Scot.] [1913 Webster] {Buck mast}, the mast or fruit of the beech tree. Johnson. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 15 Buck — Buck,   1) [bʊk], Detlev, Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor, Schauspieler, * Bad Segeberg 1. 12. 1962; gilt als wichtiger Vertreter des neuen deutschen Films seit den 90er Jahren, machte aber bereits 1984 mit dem Kurzfilm »Erst die Arbeit und dann.… …

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  • 16 Buck — (b[u^]k), n. [Akin to LG. b[ u]ke, Dan. byg, Sw. byk, G. bauche: cf. It. bucato, Prov. Sp. bugada, F. bu[ e]e.] 1. Lye or suds in which cloth is soaked in the operation of bleaching, or in which clothes are washed. [1913 Webster] 2. The cloth or… …

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  • 17 Buck — Buck, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bucked} (b[u^]kt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Bucking}.] [OE. bouken; akin to LG. b[ u]ken, Dan. byge, Sw. byka, G. bauchen, beuchen; cf. OF. buer. Cf. the preceding noun.] 1. To soak, steep, or boil, in lye or suds; a process in …

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  • 18 Buck — (b[u^]k), v. i. 1. To copulate, as bucks and does. [1913 Webster] 2. To spring with quick plunging leaps, descending with the fore legs rigid and the head held as low down as possible; said of a vicious horse or mule. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 19 Buck — m English (U.S.): from the English nickname Buck, denoting a robust and spirited young man, from the vocabulary word for a male deer (Old English bucc) or a he goat (Old English bucca) …

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  • 20 buck up — (someone) to encourage someone to be energetic and positive. I told the kids when they had colds to buck up and tough it out …

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