big bucks

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plural noun Slang.

a large amount of money.

Nearby words

  1. big boy,
  2. big brother,
  3. big brother is watching you,
  4. big brotherism,
  5. big brown bat,
  6. big bud,
  7. big business,
  8. big c,
  9. big casino,
  10. big cheese

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British Dictionary definitions for big bucks

big bucks

pl n informal, mainly US

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

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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