Definition of hush money in English:

hush money

Syllabification: hush mon·ey


Money paid to someone to prevent them from disclosing embarrassing or discreditable information.
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  • However, there are requests for money to meet expenses related to hush money, fees, taxes and assorted payments to sundry individuals.
  • He demanded $60 million hush money to prevent the filing of the sexual harassment lawsuit.
  • You talked earlier about how a small sum like $10,000 couldn't be considered hush money.

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