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Another word for buck

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Verb
  1. To take a stand against

      1. To travel or pass across, over, or through:
      2. To move to and fro over; cross and recross:
      3. To go up, down, or across (a slope) diagonally, as in skiing.
      1. To take action in opposition to; try to eliminate, reduce, or stop:
      2. To take action to defeat or thwart (an invading or occupying military force).
      3. To remain unaltered, undamaged, or unaffected by; withstand:
      1. To be or act in contention or conflict with:
      2. To be hostile or resistant to; try to prevent:
      3. To set as an opposite in position:
      1. To argue about; debate:
      2. To argue or debate with (someone).
      3. To question the truth or validity of; doubt:
      1. A struggle for superiority or victory between rivals:
      2. A competition, especially one in which entrants perform separately and are rated by judges:
      3. To compete or strive for; struggle to gain or control:
      1. A call to engage in a contest, fight, or competition:
      2. An act or statement of defiance; a call to confrontation:
      3. A demand for explanation or justification; a calling into question:
    See also:

    support

Idioms:

    buck up

  1. To impart strength and confidence to

Another word for buck

Noun
      1. An adult male bovine mammal.
      2. The uncastrated adult male of domestic cattle.
      3. The adult male of certain other large animals, such as alligators, elephants, moose, or whales.
      1. The adult male of various deer, especially the red deer.
      2. An animal, especially a pig, castrated after reaching sexual maturity.
      3. A person who attends a social gathering unaccompanied by a partner, especially a man who is unaccompanied by a woman.
      1. A biological father.
      2. The male parent of an animal, especially a domesticated mammal.
      3. The plant or gamete responsible for fertilizing an ovule that develops into a seed.
    See also:

    goat

    deer

Verb
  1. To attempt to throw a rider by jumping

    See also:

    oust

    jump

  2. *To oppose

      1. Contrary; opposing:
      2. One that is an opposite.
      3. A boxing blow given while receiving or parrying another.
      1. To oppose in battle; fight against.
      2. To act or work in order to eliminate, curtail, or stop:
      3. To engage in fighting; contend or struggle.
      1. To take action in opposition to; try to eliminate, reduce, or stop:
      2. To take action to defeat or thwart (an invading or occupying military force).
      3. To remain unaltered, undamaged, or unaffected by; withstand: