In foreign exchange trader's slang, a buck is 1 million units of a dollar-based currency, most commonly the U. Login , Register , Login instantly with Facebook. Money market funds break the buck during times of low interest rates or high risk.
Don't come in - I'm buck. Play the game. Merriam-Webster unabridged. Other terms relating to ' money ': The sea, hobgoblins, and blankets.
Conrad Weiser, a Pennsylvania Dutch pioneer who had frequent contact between colonists and Native Americans, wrote in his journal that someone was robbed of 300 bucks' worth of items.
Buck up "cheer up" is from 1844. Resources for buck Time Traveler! Usage Vulgarity SlangMap.
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Last edited on Mar 19 2013. More from Merriam-Webster on buck Rhyming Dictionary: The teacher say don't talk, but I'm bucking!
Perhaps originally especially a buck-handled knife. First recorded in 1855—60; short for sawbuck 1.
You better buck before they get here. Joe and Peter were bucking.
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