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1. progressive

adjective. ['prəˈgrɛsɪv'] favoring or promoting reform (often by government action).

Synonyms

  • reform-minded
  • reformist

Antonyms

  • aft
  • back
  • unoriginal

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Example sentences of the word progressive-tax


1. Noun Phrase
Annual income would be capped at $1 million using a progressive tax system.

2. Noun Phrase
In short, a progressive tax system shifts the tax burden toward the wealthy.

3. Noun Phrase
Federal taxes are based on a progressive tax system and vary among employees.

4. Noun Phrase
Economists and political scientists often talk about progressive taxes, regressive taxes and flat taxes.

2. progressive

adjective. ['prəˈgrɛsɪv'] favoring or promoting progress.

Synonyms

  • modernized
  • forward-moving
  • forward
  • forward-looking
  • state-of-the-art
  • innovative
  • modern
  • advanced
  • industrial
  • modernised

Antonyms

  • nonindustrial
  • backward
  • early
  • old

3. progressive

adjective. ['prəˈgrɛsɪv'] gradually advancing in extent.

Antonyms

  • noncurrent

4. progressive

noun. ['prəˈgrɛsɪv'] a tense of verbs used in describing action that is on-going.

Synonyms

  • present progressive
  • present progressive tense
  • tense
  • future progressive tense
  • imperfect tense
  • imperfect
  • continuous tense
  • past progressive
  • future progressive
  • progressive tense

Antonyms

  • low-tech
  • noncivilized
  • retarded
  • low

5. progressive

adjective. ['prəˈgrɛsɪv'] (of taxes) adjusted so that the rate increases as the amount of income increases.

Antonyms

  • middle

6. progressive

noun. ['prəˈgrɛsɪv'] a person who favors a political philosophy of progress and reform and the protection of civil liberties.

Synonyms

  • grownup
  • liberal
  • armchair liberal
  • latitudinarian
  • adult
  • pluralist
  • liberalist
  • neoliberal

Antonyms

  • conservative
  • unfashionable
  • old style
  • fixed-width font

7. progressive

adjective. ['prəˈgrɛsɪv'] (of a card game or a dance) involving a series of sections for which the participants successively change place or relative position.

Antonyms

  • nonmodern

8. tax-exempt

adjective. (of goods or funds) not taxed.

Synonyms

  • exempt
  • tax-free
  • nontaxable

Antonyms

  • restrict
  • enforce
  • regulate
  • blame

9. tax

noun. ['ˈtæks'] charge against a citizen's person or property or activity for the support of government.

Synonyms

  • stamp duty
  • single tax
  • departure tax
  • stamp tax
  • transfer tax
  • gift tax
  • revenue enhancement
  • indirect tax
  • capital levy
  • rates
  • proportional tax
  • special assessment
  • capitation
  • taxation
  • income tax
  • franchise tax
  • direct tax
  • graduated tax
  • degressive tax
  • pavage
  • progressive tax
  • capital gains tax

Antonyms

  • decrease
  • shorten
  • relax
  • unstrain

10. tax

verb. ['ˈtæks'] levy a tax on.

Synonyms

  • overtax
  • impose
  • surtax
  • tariff
  • excise

Antonyms

  • pressurize
  • depressurise
  • pressurise
  • depressurize
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