pl. -·buck· or -·bucks·
any of a genus (Kobus) of African antelopes that frequent streams or rivers and have long horns that curve forward at the tips
nounpl. waterbuck waterbuck or wa·ter·bucks
A large African antelope (Kobus ellipsiprymnus) that inhabits grasslands near water, having a shaggy coat and curved, ridged horns in the male.
Origin of waterbuckTranslation of Afrikaans waterbok.