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Synonyms of tax in English:


  • 1 they have to pay tax on the interest
    duty, tariff, excise, customs, dues;
    levy, toll, impost, tithe, charge, fee
    [Antonyms] rebate
  • 2 a heavy tax on one's attention
    burden, load, weight, demand, strain, pressure, stress, drain, imposition
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  • 1 they tax foreign companies more harshly
    charge (duty on), tithe
    formal mulct
  • 2 his whining taxed her patience
    strain, stretch, overburden, overload, encumber, push too far;
    overwhelm, try, wear out, exhaust, sap, drain, weary, weaken
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    fiscal relating to the income received by a government through taxes
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