American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. Informal A bribe paid to keep something secret.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A bribe to procure silence; money paid to prevent disclosure or exposure.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. money paid to secure silence, or to prevent the disclosure of facts.
- n. a bribe paid to someone to insure that something is kept secret
“The people at the head of News International are the same people who paid hush money to conceal evidence of criminality within their own company and who led a news organisation which – according to the PCC chair, Peta Buscombe – lied to the regulator.”
“You want to give me hush money to swallow down an unrightness that burns my flesh?”
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