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pony up

verb

Definition of pony up

ponied upponying up

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to pay (money) especially in settlement of an account

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  pay



Examples of pony up in a sentence

  1. <despite having good credit, the couple still had to pony up a large down payment for the house>



Origin of pony up

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1824


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