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mulct

noun

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  1. a sum of money to be paid as a punishment the loan shark usually imposed a mulct of an additional 20% on overdue payments Synonyms damages, forfeit, forfeiture, fine, penaltyRelated Words reparations; assessment, award, compensation; indemnity

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mulct

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of mulct

  1. to rob by the use of trickery or threats trying to mulct the insurance company for an accident that never happened Synonyms beat, bilk, bleed, cheat, chisel, chouse, con, cozen, defraud, diddle, do, do in, euchre, fiddle, flimflam, gaff, gyp, hose [slang], hustle, fleece, nobble [British slang], pluck, ream, rip off, rook, screw, shake down, short, shortchange, skin, skunk, squeeze, stick, stiff, sting, sucker, swindle, thimblerig, victimizeRelated Words extort, wrench, wrest, wring; clip, gouge, nick, overcharge, soak; exploit, milk; deceive, dupe, fool, gull, trick; rope (in); betray, bitch, double-cross; bamboozle, fast-talk


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