cross (one's) palm

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cross (one's) palm

To pay someone, often as a bribe. Well, if you cross my palm, I might remember a few details about the people you're asking about. I crossed her palm to make sure she won't come after us.
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cross (someone's) palm

To pay, tip, or bribe.
See also: cross, palm
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That day I was asked to cross her palm with silver.
Cross her palm with silver - pounds 5 to be precise - and she will grant you "everlasting happiness, wealth, health and inexhaustible satisfaction".
Cross her palm with silver - pounds 20 - and you will pocket more than pounds 1million in less than six weeks.
Cross her palm with silver - pounds 15 to be exact - and you will win pounds 49,000 on the Lottery.
All you have to do is cross her palm with silver...