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phrasal verb [transitive] American informal
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present tense
I/you/we/theyspring for
he/she/itsprings for
present participlespringing for
past tensesprang for
past participlesprung for
  1. spring for something to pay for someone elses share of something
    I’ll spring for dinner tonight.
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