A lot of children won't buy off anyone but me.
You might indeed have been able to buy me off but no longer.
So many men have been bought off in one way or another.
"I go to a party and people buy off my back."
I can't allow myself to be bought off by the other side.
But if they could be bought off with two or three, that was different.
The Republican response to this was to buy it off.
But they've got no Moon to buy us off with this time.
"What makes you think I want to be bought off?"
Apparently the family were so against the marriage they tried to buy him off.