buck passer


: a person who habitually passes the buck
buck-passing noun

Word History

First Known Use

1920, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of buck passer was in 1920

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“Buck passer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/buck%20passer. Accessed 1 Mar. 2024.

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