meaning of bucktooth

bucktooth meaning in General Dictionary

Any enamel that juts down

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  • a sizable projecting forward tooth
  • Any enamel that juts on.

bucktooth meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1540s, from buck (n.1), possibly from the notion of "kicking up," + enamel. In French, money teeth are called dents


bucktooth meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) Any enamel that juts away.