Synonyms of buck in English:

buck


See definition of buck

verb

1‘it takes guts to buck the system’

SYNONYMS
resist, oppose, contradict, defy, fight, fight against, go against, kick against

Phrases

    buck up

    1‘buck up, for heaven's sake—there's lots of people in the same boat’


    SYNONYMS
    informal

    cheer up, perk up, take heart, rally, pick up, bounce back

    become more cheerful, become livelier

    2‘buck up or you'll be late’


    SYNONYMS
    informal

    hurry up, speed up, make haste, hasten

    informal

    get a move on, step on it, shake a leg

    ANTONYMS

    slow down

    buck someone up


    SYNONYMS
    informal

    cheer up, brighten up, buoy up, ginger up, perk up, rally, animate, invigorate, hearten, uplift, encourage, stimulate, enliven, make someone happier, raise someone's spirits, give someone a lift

    informal

    pep up

    rare

    inspirit