To fork over

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • To fork over to hand or pay over, as money; to cough up.
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Usage

In literature:

Put the mixture over this, lifting the apples with a fork or spoon so as to let the mixture penetrate to the bottom of the pan.
"Public School Domestic Science" by Mrs. J. Hoodless
Our route was then retraced to the fork and the march resumed over the southern branch.
"Captured by the Navajos" by Charles A. Curtis
That's why I want the parents of that brat to fork over the cash pretty quick.
"Frank and Fearless" by Horatio Alger Jr.
Leaving the task of sorting the knives and forks Ray came over to where Helen was standing.
"The Mask" by Arthur Hornblow
Sometimes he would be compelled to fork over nearly half of the Gross, whereupon his Heart would ache and he would become Morose.
"Ade's Fables" by George Ade
Further, the forked-over ground should be hoed every week during the remainder of the season, to destroy lurking plantlets.
"Culinary Herbs: Their Cultivation Harvesting Curing and Uses" by M. G. Kains
The first thing he did in the way of cooking was to roast some rabbit meat on a spit or forked stick held in his hand over the fire.
"An American Robinson Crusoe" by Samuel. B. Allison
Are you ready to fork over?
"Stories by American Authors (Volume 4)" by Constance Fenimore Woolson
If Erastus declines to fork over I'll choke him.
"Air Service Boys Flying for Victory" by Charles Amory Beach
They tell me that between there and Three Forks the roads are hard to get over.
"The Young Alaskans on the Missouri" by Emerson Hough
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In poetry:

It was Billson's own self
Who forked over the gold,
With a smile. "Thar's the pelf,"
He remarked. "I make bold
To advance it, and go twenty better that I'll find it without being
told."
"The Thought-Reader Of Angels" by Francis Bret Harte

In news:

Might the PAISD still have to fork over millions to Valero.
So you didn't wait three cold days outside an electronics store to be one of the first to fork over $300 for Microsoft's new Xbox 360.
Better be prepared to fork over about $400 just to get into AT&T Park -- seat not included.
Convincing customers to fork over their money because they have a "relationship" with your business is often expensive and time consuming.
Don't mess with American Express , that's the lesson for hip-hop mega-producer Sean Garrett, who was just ordered to fork over $108,084 to the credit card company.
The nonprofit group Portraits of Hope says it has approval to transform the vehicles with art created by children in hospitals and schools in the Roaring Fork Valley, Denver, and Los Angeles over the next several months.
It's not often that Mexican yellow pages listings makes the headlines, but Yahoo has been ordered to fork over $2.7 billion in a legal dispute involving them.
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—Rocco Grimaldi and Carter Rowney had four points apiece to lead North Dakota over Denver 6-3 Saturday in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association.
The senior QB torched Spanish Fork 's defense for 299 passing yards, 184 rushing yards and six total touchdowns to lead Dixie to a lopsided 49-21 victory over the Dons.
According to the Boise National Forest, two popular motorized trails about 45 miles north of Boise, within the Emmett Ranger District Middle Fork Payette River area, will reopen Oct 1, after being closed to motorized use for over two years.
PUBLIC ire over the TSA's Morton's Fork between virtual strip-search and all-to-corporeal groping is heating up.
The East Grand Forks pool is slated to get a major make-over this fall if last night's city council vote escapes a mayoral veto.
The taxpayers have forked over to her more than $500,000 for her re-election campaign.
Even the young'uns didn't seem to mind forking over precious US dinero.
Yesterday, I wrote a blog post on last night's screening of "Forks Over Knives," a documentary that promotes a plant-based diet to cure or reverse illnesses, at the State Theatre.
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In science:

For the second part note that if p forks over A, then every extension q of p to a (|A| + ℵ0)+ -saturated model M containing A divides over A; moreover, the indiscernible sequence exemplifying dividing lies in M .
On generically stable types in dependent theories
The second part follows from the first since Av(I , A ∪ I ) does not fork over A by Observation 2.20, hence can be extended to a global type which does not fork over A.
On generically stable types in dependent theories
So hqαi is an unbounded sequence of global types all of which do not fork over A, which is a contradiction to Corollary 2.15.
On generically stable types in dependent theories
A-indiscernible sequence (bi : i < ω ) of realizations of tp(b/A) such that {φ(x, bi ) : i < ω} is inconsistent. Σ(x) is said to fork over A if Σ implies some finite disjunction of formulas, each of which divides over A.
On NIP and invariant measures
For left to right, assume p does not fork over A.
On NIP and invariant measures
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