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Meaning of OVERTAX

Pronunciation:  `owvur'taks

WordNet Dictionary
[v]  tax excessively; "Don't overtax my constituents!"

OVERTAX is a 7 letter word that starts with O.


 See Also: tax



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\O`ver*tax"\, v. t.
To tax or to task too heavily.

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