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The definition of a bucko is a bossy person.
An example of bucko is someone who rudely tells others what to do.
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
noun pl. buckoes
- Naut., Slang a blustering or swaggering fellow; bully
- a young man; fellow: an Irishism often used in familiar address
Origin: ; from buck
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
noun pl. buck·oes
- A blustering or bossy person.
- Irish A young man; a lad.
Origin: Alteration of buck1.