from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • 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

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. discharge (phlegm or sputum) from the lungs and out of the mouth
  • v. give reluctantly


From cough + up. (Wiktionary)


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