Bedeutung von “cough (sth) up” — Learner’s Dictionary

cough (sth) up

informal phrasal verb with cough us uk /kɒf/ verb [ I ]

to give money to someone although you do not want to:

It's your turn to buy the drinks - come on, cough up!

(Definition von “cough (sth) up phrasal verb, verb” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)