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tax

noun

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a charge usually of money collected by the government from people or businesses for public use
  • the state sales tax boosted the final cost of my new computer

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tax

verb

Synonyms of tax (Entry 2 of 2)

to subject (a personal quality or faculty) to often excessive stress
  • your constant arguing is starting to tax my patience

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The first known use of tax was in the 14th century

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“Tax.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tax. Accessed 23 January 2020.

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