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- v. to expel from the lungs, throat, etc. by coughing
- v. to pay money, to disburse, usually reluctantly or with difficulty.
- v. to lose a competition by one's own mistakes, usually near the end of the contest
- v. To spill, to fumble
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- v. discharge (phlegm or sputum) from the lungs and out of the mouth
- v. give reluctantly
From cough + up. (Wiktionary)