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tacks (on)

verb
present tense third-person singular of tack (on)

Synonyms & Antonyms of tacks (on)

to join (something) to a mass, quantity, or number so as to bring about an overall increase
  • the ticket agency tacked on a hefty surcharge to what was already a hefty price for the theater tickets

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“Tacks (on).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tacks%20%28on%29. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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