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fork over/up sth

US informal
phrasal verb with fork uk   /fɔːk/  us   /fɔːrk/ verb
to give something, ​especiallymoney to someone, ​especially when you do not ​want to: We had to ​fork over ten ​bucks to ​park near the ​stadium. Hey, that's mine. Fork it over!
(Definition of fork over/up sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fork over/up sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指不情愿地)给,交出(尤指钱)…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指不情願地)給,交出(尤指錢)…
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