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  1. taxnoun

    To make excessive demands on.

    contribution, assessment, custom, rate, tribute, toll, impost, duty, demand, levy, exaction


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  1. tax

    duty, rate, impost, assessment, toll, tribute

Princeton's WordNet

  1. tax, taxation, revenue enhancementverb

    charge against a citizen's person or property or activity for the support of government

    tax income, revenue, taxation, tax revenue, revenue enhancement

  2. taxverb

    levy a tax on

    "The State taxes alcohol heavily"; "Clothing is not taxed in our state"

    assess, task

  3. tax, assessverb

    set or determine the amount of (a payment such as a fine)

    measure, assess, value, task, appraise, evaluate, valuate

  4. tax, taskverb

    use to the limit

    "you are taxing my patience"

    assess, task

  5. taxverb

    make a charge against or accuse

    "They taxed him failure to appear in court"

    assess, task

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. taxnoun

    impost, duty, custom, toll, excise, tribute, assessment, rate, levy

  2. taxnoun

    demand, burden, charge, requisition

  3. taxverb

    put a tax upon, assess tribute upon

  4. taxverb

    burden, load, task, make demands upon

  5. taxverb

    accuse, charge, lay upon

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. taxnoun

    assessment, toll, excise, levy, tribute, custom, duty, impost, capitation, poll-tax, charge, exaction

  2. taxverb

    assess, exact, demand, task

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  1. Alex Wong:

    The tax cut is good news, as it raises hopes that China will unveil similar stimulus in other sectors, but I don't think more stimulus would reverse the market trend, because China's severe structural problems cannot be solved overnight.

  2. Arron Banks:

    The referendum will be a campaign of the British people against the establishment of international bankers, multinational corporate tax dodgers and out-of-touch politicians.

  3. John KASICH:

    My great concern is that we are on the verge of perhaps picking someone who cannot do this job. I've watched to see people say that we should dismantle Medicare and Medicaid and leave our senior citizens out, out in the cold. I've heard them talk about deporting 10 or 11 (million) people here from this country out of this country, splitting families. I've heard about tax schemes that don't add up that put our kids in a deeper whole than they are today.

  4. Thomaz Favaro:

    The push for an export tax will intensify after the election, which is likely to see the empowering of the Frente Guasu, a major proponent of the initiative, and a party which is expected to substantially increase its presence in Congress.

  5. Democratic Representative Sander Levin:

    This House has already taken action to provide for the three provisions included in this bill for this year’s tax returns as part of the broad extender bill that passed last week.

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