cough up definition

  • verb:
    • to expel from lung area, throat, etc. by coughing
    • to pay for cash, to disburse, generally reluctantly or with trouble.
    • to lose a competition by a person's very own blunders, often near the end for the competition
    • To spill, to fumble
    • discharge (phlegm or sputum) through the lungs and out from the mouth
    • give reluctantly
    • to expel from lung area, neck, etc. by coughing
    • to pay for cash, to disburse, typically reluctantly or with difficulty.
    • to lose a competition by a person's very own blunders, often near the end associated with contest
    • To spill, to fumble
    • release (phlegm or sputum) through the lungs and from the mouth
    • give reluctantly

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