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1. exempt

adjective. ['ɪgˈzɛmpt'] (of persons) freed from or not subject to an obligation or liability (as e.g. taxes) to which others or other things are subject.

Synonyms

  • immune
  • excused

Antonyms

  • take
  • bound
  • restricted

Etymology

  • exemptus (Latin)

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Rhymes with Exempt

  • contempt
  • unkempt
  • attempt
  • tempt

How do you pronounce exempt?

Pronounce exempt as ɪgˈzɛmpt.

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How do you spell exempt? Is it excempt ?

A common misspelling of exempt is excempt

Sentences with exempt


1. Adjective
Class T trailers are exempt from the requirement to have a statement of insurance at the time of registration.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Choosing exempt also means that you don't need to complete the allowances on Lines 3 through 5.

Quotes about exempt


1. And this, our life, exempt from public haunt, finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything.
- William Shakespeare

2. And this our life, exempt from public haunt, finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything. I would not change it.
- William Shakespeare, As You Like It

3. Not even waste/is inviolate./The day misspent,/the love misplaced,/has inside it/the seed of redemption./Nothing is exempt from resurrection.
- Kay Ryan

2. tax-exempt

noun. a security that is not subject to taxation.

Synonyms

  • certificate
  • security

Antonyms

  • unlisted security
  • listed security
  • insecurity

3. tax-exempt

adjective. (of goods or funds) not taxed.

Synonyms

  • exempt
  • tax-free
  • nontaxable

Antonyms

  • restrict
  • enforce
  • regulate
  • blame

4. exempt

verb. ['ɪgˈzɛmpt'] grant relief or an exemption from a rule or requirement to.

Synonyms

  • free
  • relieve
  • spare
  • derestrict
  • forgive
  • deregulate

Antonyms

  • enforce
  • regulate
  • stuff
  • clog

Etymology

  • exemptus (Latin)

5. exempt

adjective. ['ɪgˈzɛmpt'] (of goods or funds) not subject to taxation.

Synonyms

  • tax-exempt
  • unratable
  • duty-free
  • tax-free
  • nontaxable

Antonyms

  • restrained
  • dependent
  • confined
  • unfree

Etymology

  • exemptus (Latin)

6. exempt

verb. ['ɪgˈzɛmpt'] grant exemption or release to.

Synonyms

  • free
  • let off
  • relieve
  • frank
  • excuse
  • absolve

Antonyms

  • invest
  • requisition
  • confine
  • spell

Etymology

  • exemptus (Latin)
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