Phrasal Verb: Cough up

Phrasal Verb: Cough up


Meaning: Lose possession of a ball, etc. in a contact sport

Example: He was checked so hard he COUGHED UP the puck in front of his own goal.

Notes:

- Separable [optional]Help

- American English

Phrasal Verb: Cough up


Meaning: Expel something from your lungs or throat by coughing

Example: He gave up smoking after he COUGHED UP some blood.

Notes:

- Separable [optional]Help

- International English