Words Like EXCISE

We have put together a list of words that are similar to EXCISE.

6 Alternative Words Similar to excise

1 Strike Verb      Synonym Words Like Strike
2 Scratch Verb      Synonym Words Like Scratch
3 Expunge Verb      Synonym Words Like Expunge
4 Cancel Verb      Synonym Words Like Cancel
5 Delete Verb      Synonym Words Like Delete
6 Tax Verb      Synonym Words Like Tax

3 examples of excise

1 excise duties; excise law; excise system.
2 to excise a tumor
3 scratch that remark

10 definitions of excise

1 In inland duty or impost operating as an indirect tax on the consumer, levied upon certain specified articles, as, tobacco, ale, spirits, etc., grown or manufactured in the country. It is also levied to pursue certain trades and deal in certain commodities. Certain direct taxes (as, in England, those on carriages, servants, plate, armorial bearings, etc.), are included in the excise. Often used adjectively
2 That department or bureau of the public service charged with the collection of the excise taxes.
3 To lay or impose an excise upon.
4 To impose upon; to overcharge.
5 To cut out or off; to separate and remove.
6 a tax that is measured by the amount of business done (not on property or income from real estate)
7 levy an excise tax on
8 remove by cutting
9 remove by erasing or crossing out or as if by drawing a line
10 An internal tax imposed on the production, sale, or consumption of a commodity or the use of a service within a country: excises on tobacco, liquor, and long-distance telephone calls.
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