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mulct

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a sum of money to be paid as a punishment
  • the loan shark usually imposed a mulct of an additional 20% on overdue payments

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mulct

verb

Synonyms of mulct (Entry 2 of 2)

to rob by the use of trickery or threats
  • trying to mulct the insurance company for an accident that never happened

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The first known use of mulct was in the 15th century

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“Mulct.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/mulct. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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