cough up Rate this phrase:(3.50 / 2 votes)
to give up something

Do you think he'll cough up the cash he owes me?

Additional definitions for 'cough up':

cough upTo expel from the lungs, throat, etc. by coughing.
cough upTo lose a competition by one's own mistakes, usually near the end of the contest.
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