make a buck (to)

 Make money.

American business jargon. 2014.

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  • make a buck — make a few bucks phrase to make money Everyone’s trying to think of ways to make a few bucks. Thesaurus: to earn a particular amount of moneysynonym Main entry: buck …   Useful english dictionary

  • make a buck — or make a few bucks to make money Everyone s trying to think of ways to make a few bucks …   English dictionary

  • make a few bucks — make a buck or make a few bucks to make money Everyone s trying to think of ways to make a few bucks …   English dictionary

  • buck — buck1 S1 [bʌk] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(dollar)¦ 2 the buck stops here 3 pass the buck 4¦(animal)¦ 5 feel/look like a million bucks 6¦(man)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Sense: 1,4; Date: 1800 1900; Origin: Perhaps from buckskin; because it was used as a unit of exchange in… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • buck — buck1 [ bʌk ] noun count ** 1. ) AMERICAN INFORMAL a dollar: You can get the batteries for a few bucks at any drugstore. 2. ) bucks plural AMERICAN INFORMAL money: More and more bucks are being spent to achieve exactly the same ends. big bucks… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Buck — Slang for one million dollars. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * ▪ I. buck buck 1 [bʌk] noun [countable] informal FINANCE a dollar: • I owe 500 b …   Financial and business terms

  • buck — Slang for one million dollars. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * ▪ I. buck buck 1 [bʌk] noun [countable] informal FINANCE a dollar: • I owe 500 bucks but I haven t paid yet. • I hope th …   Financial and business terms

  • buck — I UK [bʌk] / US noun [countable] Word forms buck : singular buck plural bucks 1) mainly American informal a dollar 2) bucks [plural] American informal money More and more bucks are being spent to achieve exactly the same ends. See: big bucks 3)… …   English dictionary

  • buck — [[t]bʌ̱k[/t]] bucks, bucking, bucked 1) N COUNT A buck is a US or Australian dollar. [INFORMAL] That would probably cost you about fifty bucks... Why can t you spend a few bucks on a coat?... This means big bucks for someone. Syn: dollar 2) N… …   English dictionary

  • Buck Rogers XXVC — (sometimes written as Buck Rogers in the 25th Century) is a game setting created by TSR, Inc. in the late 1980s. Products based on this setting include novels, graphic novels, a role playing game (RPG), board game, and video games. The setting… …   Wikipedia

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