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What does big bucks mean?


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big bucks

Definition:

The phrase 'big bucks' means lots of money.

Origin


The term 'buck' is used to refer to a dollar in informal English. This use can be traced back to the American colonial days when deerskin or buckskins were commonly exchanged for goods.

Example(s):

The new managing director must be making big bucks after his promotion.
She spent big bucks on her wedding.
He is making big bucks as a lawyer.

This idiom is in the money category


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