nuisance tax

noun

Definition of nuisance tax

: an excise tax collected in small amounts on a wide range of commodities directly from the consumer

First Known Use of nuisance tax

1922, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about nuisance tax

Share nuisance tax

Dictionary Entries near nuisance tax

nuggety

nuik

nuisance

nuisance tax

nuisance value

nuit blanche

nuke

Statistics for nuisance tax

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for nuisance tax

The first known use of nuisance tax was in 1922

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on nuisance tax

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with nuisance tax

Comments on nuisance tax

What made you want to look up nuisance tax? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

someone who never drinks alcohol

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Homophone Quiz

  • three-bears-two-of-them-look-like-theyre-whispering-to-a-third-bear-who-looks-chuffed-to-be-the-center-of-attention
  • In order to judge how people felt, the senator's office hired a firm to take a ______.
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!