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English definition of “stump up sth”

stump up sth

phrasal verb with stump
 
 
/stʌmp/ verb
UK informal to make a payment, especially unwillingly: The company has agreed to stump up a further 1.62m shares.
(Definition of stump up sth from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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