pony up

verb
Updated on: 12 Jan 2018

Definition of pony up

ponied up; ponying up
transitive verb
: to pay (money) especially in settlement of an account
intransitive verb
: 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

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Origin and Etymology of pony up

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