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synonyms for bucking

  • conflict
  • difference
  • disagreement
  • discrepancy
  • dispute
  • inconsistency
  • confutation
  • contravention
  • defiance
  • denial
  • dissension
  • incongruity
  • negation
  • opposite
  • opposition
  • gainsaying

antonyms for bucking

MOST RELEVANT
  • accord
  • agreement
  • concurrence
  • consistency
  • harmony
  • likeness
  • peace
  • sameness
  • similarity
  • approval
  • OK
  • acceptance
  • concession
  • confirmation
  • corroboration
  • reconcilement
  • verification
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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How to use bucking in a sentence

Maryland’s performance Saturday bucked those trends and offered a tangible sign of progress for Locksley and his staff.
MARYLAND’S NEWCOMERS LEAD THE WAY IN STUNNING ROUT AT PENN STATEEMILY GIAMBALVONOVEMBER 8, 2020WASHINGTON POST
I hold my breath as the buck quarters toward me in a clearing only 25 yards away.
HAS TECHNOLOGY MADE US WORSE HUNTERS?BY HENRY BUNN/OUTDOOR LIFEOCTOBER 27, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
These receptors turned out to be a genetic goldmine for which, along with other work on the organization of the olfactory system, Buck and Axel received the 2004 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.
OUR MIND-BOGGLING SENSE OF SMELL - ISSUE 91: THE AMAZING BRAINANN-SOPHIE BARWICHOCTOBER 14, 2020NAUTILUS
I found myself encouraged by his openness to new ideas and willingness to buck assumptions.
HOW BIKING ACROSS AMERICA FORMED AN UNLIKELY FRIENDSHIPRAFFI JOE WARTANIANOCTOBER 8, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
Five GOP members of the Judiciary Committee, including Buck, signed on.
HOUSE PANEL PROPOSES LARGEST ANTITRUST REFORMS IN DECADES TO REIN IN BIG TECHKDUNN6OCTOBER 7, 2020FORTUNE
Nike has bucked many of the trends that have rocked retail and consumer brands by anticipating where shoppers were heading—a trend it hopes to continue.
HOW NIKE HIT ITS E-COMMERCE GOAL 3 YEARS EARLYPHIL WAHBASEPTEMBER 23, 2020FORTUNE
It’s to illustrate that the search for a vaccine, while aiming for a huge boon to humanity, is already overrun by people out to make a quick buck.
WHY CYNICISM IS BEATING HOPE ON COVID-19 VACCINEFIONA ZUBLINAUGUST 11, 2020OZY
You can take it out of me afterwards, if you like, but don't take it out of me now by—by not bucking up just because I suggest it.
FIRST PLAYSA. A. MILNE
The horse, frightened by the motor-cycle, was bucking and leaping sideways at the roadside.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
If they make any objection to this arrangement, we will break them into subjection with the cow-hide and the bucking-paddle.
THE DUTY OF DISOBEDIENCE TO THE FUGITIVE SLAVE ACTLYDIA MARIA CHILD
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WORDS RELATED TO BUCKING

  • bucking
  • conflict
  • confutation
  • contravention
  • defiance
  • denial
  • difference
  • disagreement
  • discrepancy
  • dispute
  • dissension
  • gainsaying
  • incongruity
  • inconsistency
  • negation
  • opposite
  • opposition
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.