tax with

phrasal verb

taxed with; taxing with; taxes with
formal
: to accuse (someone) of (something)
She taxed them with carelessness.

Examples of tax with in a Sentence

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“Tax with.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tax%20with. Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

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