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Hush-money

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Money given to a person who knows a secret to keep him from mentioning it. A bribe for silence or “hushing” a matter up.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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