big buck

noun

Definition of big buck

: a large sum of money usually used in plural signed a contract for big bucks

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Recent Examples on the Web Steelhead trout especially feisty this time of year: Elizabeth Durkalec has caught a number of steelhead trout from the Rocky River, but this week’s big buck tried to dazzle her and get away. cleveland, 30 Sep. 2021 While quietly walking in on the snow, Rude spotted a big buck about 175 yards away, and feeding in the beanfield on adjoining property. Outdoor Life, 5 Jan. 2021 The old deer-hunting mantra about not being able to kill a big buck where big bucks don’t exist applies to fishing as well. Tony Hansen, Outdoor Life, 1 Sep. 2020 Over five years, one big buck was spotted only four times. Gerry Bethge, Outdoor Life, 14 Dec. 2020 Schmit hit the horns again and the big buck came trotting in to 25 yards, where the hunter stopped him and made a good shot. Scott Bestul, Field & Stream, 1 Jan. 2021 Schmit hit the horns again and the big buck came trotting in to 25 yards, where the hunter stopped him and made a good shot. Scott Bestul, Field & Stream, 1 Jan. 2021 Schmit hit the horns again and the big buck came trotting in to 25 yards, where the hunter stopped him and made a good shot. Scott Bestul, Field & Stream, 1 Jan. 2021 Schmit hit the horns again and the big buck came trotting in to 25 yards, where the hunter stopped him and made a good shot. Scott Bestul, Field & Stream, 1 Jan. 2021

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First Known Use of big buck

1941, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of big buck was in 1941

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9 Oct 2021

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“Big buck.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/big%20buck. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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