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hush money

noun [U] uk   informal us  
money that is given to someone to make them keep something secret: She claimed that the politician had offered her hush money to keep their child a secret.
Translations of “hush money”
in Chinese (Traditional) 封口錢…
in Chinese (Simplified) 封口钱…
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