buck for (something)

idiom

Definition of buck for (something)

US, informal
: to try very hard or work very hard to get (something) He is bucking for a promotion at work.

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“Buck for (something).” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/buck%20for%20%28something%29. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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