- a large amount of money.
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Examples from the Web for big bucks
The big-bucks donors to the 2012 campaign complain they are being demonized.In Defense of Super PAC Moneymen
June 1, 2012
- large quantities of money
- the power and influence of people or organizations that control large quantities of money
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Idioms and Phrases with big bucks
A great deal of money, as in A swimming pool—that means you're spending big bucks. Buck has been slang for “dollar” since the mid-1800s. [Slang; second half of 1900s]
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