EN to cough up
volume_up
{verb}

1. general

to cough up (also: to snag)
to cough up (also: to expectorate, to cough)
to cough up (also: to spit, to spit out, to cough)

2. "pay"

to cough up
to cough up
to cough up
. - (NL) 'Gokken is dokken' (to gamble is to cough up) is a well-known saying in the Netherlands.
(NL) "Gokken is dokke" ("jugar es soltar la pasta") es un dicho muy conocido en los Países Bajos.
to cough up (also: to shell out)
volume_up
apoquinar {vb} [coll.]

3. colloquial

to cough up
volume_up
chipear {v.t.} [Chile] [coll.]

5. "confess", British English, slang

to cough up (also: to cough, to give)
volume_up
cantar {vb} [slg.]

Similar translations for "to cough up" in Spanish

cough noun
Spanish
to cough verb
to be up to verb
up adverb
to up verb
up! interjection
Spanish

Context sentences for "to cough up" in Spanish

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Englishwhen the check comes, everyone has to cough up
cuando llega la cuenta hay que ponerse
Englishif you don't cough up what you owe me
EnglishThe idea that Europe should cough up even more, by sending troops, for this aberrance on the part of the USA, is quite unacceptable.
La idea de que Europa pague aún más por esta aberración de los Estados Unidos, mediante el envío de tropas, es totalmente inaceptable.
EnglishIf the EU were to cough up every time a natural disaster occurred, there would naturally be fewer incentives to do preventive work.
Si la UE interviniera cada vez que se produce una catástrofe natural, serían pocos los incentivos para llevar a cabo labores de prevención.
EnglishOther manual techniques include chest tapping, shaking, vibration, and postures to help shift and cough up phlegm.
Otras técnicas manuales incluyen los golpeteos en el tórax, el estremecimiento, la vibración y las posturas para ayudar a remover y expulsar la flema con la tos.
Englishto cough up blood