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tax

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of tax

  1. a charge usually of money collected by the government from people or businesses for public use <the state sales tax boosted the final cost of my new computer> Synonyms assessment, duty, imposition, impost, levy Related Words direct tax, personal tax; capitation, custom(s), excise, hidden tax, income tax, poll tax, property tax, sales tax, single tax, sin tax, tariff, toll, tribute, value-added tax, withholding tax; supertax, surcharge, surtax; death tax, estate tax, inheritance tax; flat tax, proportional tax




tax

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of tax

  1. to subject (a personal quality or faculty) to often excessive stress <your constant arguing is starting to tax my patience> Synonyms strain, stretch, try, testRelated Words demand, exact, importune, press, pressure, push; aggravate, agitate, annoy, bother, exasperate, gall, get (to), gnaw (at), grate, harass, harry, hassle, irk, irritate, nettle, pain, peeve, pester, rile, spite, vex




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