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bucko

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noun, \ˈbə-(ˌ)kō\

Definition of bucko

plural buckoes

  1. 1 :  a person who is domineering and bullying :  swaggerer

  2. 2 chiefly Irish :  young fellow :  lad



1883

First Known Use of bucko

1883


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a timid, meek, or unassertive person

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