English version

fork something ↔ over

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfork something ↔ over phrasal verb especially American English informalto give money to someone or something, or spend money on something The arena won’t be finished until private donors fork over more money. fork→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
fork overSpoon the mince mixture into the greased baking dish and roughly level the top with a fork.Mash the cheese with a fork and grate over it the rind of an orange.With a fork draw lines over the warm chocolate to resemble bark.
From Longman Business Dictionaryfork over something phrasal verb [transitive] informal American English another name for fork outCongress will simply continue to fork over subsidies to special interests. fork→ See Verb table
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Verb table
fork
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyfork
he, she, itforks
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyforked
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave forked
he, she, ithas forked
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad forked
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill fork
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have forked
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam forking
he, she, itis forking
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you, we, theyare forking
Past
I, he, she, itwas forking
you, we, theywere forking
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been forking
he, she, ithas been forking
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been forking
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be forking
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been forking
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