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stump up sth

phrasal verb with stump uk   us   /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)
Translations of “stump up (sth)”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指不情愿地)掏腰包,付钱…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指不情願地)掏腰包,付錢…
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