pony up

verb

Definition of pony up

ponied up

;

ponying 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 and Etymology of pony up

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1824



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