Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To pay or hand over; to shell out

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To poke; push.
  • To take pains; labor assiduously with little progress.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.

  • To shell out; plunk down (money); to pay up. From Spanish Poner, to put; pongale: "put it down".

    June 14, 2009