Definition of death toll
- Three people who were injured in the accident have died, pushing the death toll up to 116.
- The virus's death toll is expected to rise.
: a tax or fee paid for some liberty or privilege (as of passing over a highway or bridge)
: compensation for services rendered: such as
: a charge for transportation
: to take or levy toll
: to exact part of as a toll
: to take as toll
: to sound with slow measured strokes
: to sound (a bell) by pulling the rope
: to give signal or announcement of
: the sound of a tolling bell
: allure, entice
: to entice (game) to approach
: to attract (fish) with scattered bait
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