tithable

adjective

tith·​able ˈtī-t͟hə-bəl How to pronounce tithable (audio)
: subject or liable to payment of tithes

Word History

First Known Use

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of tithable was in the 15th century

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“Tithable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tithable. Accessed 25 Feb. 2024.

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