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1. tax-increase

noun. the amount by which taxes are increased.

Synonyms

  • tax hike
  • tax boost
  • increase

Antonyms

  • narrowing
  • nonproliferation
  • decrement
  • non-proliferation

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2. increase

verb. ['ˌɪnˈkriːs, ˈɪnˌkriːs'] become bigger or greater in amount.

Synonyms

  • explode
  • irrupt
  • widen
  • gather
  • accrue
  • shoot up
  • wax
  • pullulate
  • intensify
  • cumulate
  • pyramid
  • climb
  • rise
  • revalue
  • accumulate
  • pile up
  • full
  • deepen
  • spike
  • broaden
  • apprize
  • snowball
  • change magnitude
  • heighten
  • grow
  • appreciate
  • add
  • amass
  • crescendo
  • swell
  • conglomerate
  • compound
  • gain
  • mount
  • apprise

Antonyms

  • decrease
  • narrow
  • decrescendo
  • depreciate
  • take away

3. increase

verb. ['ˌɪnˈkriːs, ˈɪnˌkriːs'] make bigger or more.

Synonyms

  • rev up
  • blow up
  • up
  • work up
  • rev
  • alter
  • augment
  • regenerate
  • widen
  • intensify
  • supercharge
  • maximize
  • extend
  • boost
  • expand
  • change
  • lengthen
  • escalate
  • build
  • inflate
  • broaden
  • build up
  • enlarge
  • amplify
  • magnify
  • heighten
  • ramp up
  • kite
  • manifold
  • multiply
  • raise
  • stretch
  • modify
  • rise
  • step up
  • advance

Antonyms

  • de-escalate
  • reduce
  • minimize
  • minimise
  • shorten

4. increase

noun. ['ˌɪnˈkriːs, ˈɪnˌkriːs'] a quantity that is added.

Synonyms

  • addition
  • indefinite quantity
  • accretion

Antonyms

  • falling
  • asleep
  • unfinished
  • malfunctioning

5. increase

noun. ['ˌɪnˈkriːs, ˈɪnˌkriːs'] a change resulting in an increase.

Synonyms

  • leap
  • jump
  • augmentation
  • explosion
  • waxing
  • runup
  • change
  • modification
  • concentration
  • run-up

Antonyms

  • waning
  • low
  • downwards
  • downwardly

6. increase

noun. ['ˌɪnˈkriːs, ˈɪnˌkriːs'] a process of becoming larger or longer or more numerous or more important.

Synonyms

  • growth
  • widening
  • pullulation
  • proliferation
  • multiplication
  • broadening
  • accession
  • process
  • physical process
  • accumulation
  • accretion
  • relaxation
  • population growth

Antonyms

  • decrease
  • nonproliferation
  • decrement
  • non-proliferation

7. increase

noun. ['ˌɪnˈkriːs, ˈɪnˌkriːs'] the amount by which something increases.

Synonyms

  • supplementation
  • cost increase
  • tax-increase
  • price increase
  • wage increase
  • amplification
  • hike
  • supplement
  • tax hike
  • boost
  • increment
  • fare increase
  • amount
  • salary increase
  • raise
  • gain
  • tax boost
  • wage hike
  • rise

Antonyms

  • understate
  • deflate
  • descending
  • down

8. increase

noun. ['ˌɪnˈkriːs, ˈɪnˌkriːs'] the act of increasing something.

Synonyms

  • maximisation
  • augmentation
  • accrual
  • exaggeration
  • escalation
  • expansion
  • elevation
  • amplification
  • strengthening
  • split
  • surge
  • addition
  • expanding upon
  • aggrandisement
  • change of magnitude
  • step-up
  • intensification
  • upsurge
  • accumulation
  • split up
  • inclusion
  • maximization
  • enlargement
  • maximation
  • accruement
  • aggrandizement
  • rise
  • stock split
  • advance

Antonyms

  • minimization
  • weakening
  • decrease
  • subtraction
  • depreciation

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

Example sentences of the word tax-increase


1. Noun Phrase
You can't do much about tax increases except to understand whether they're permanent or a special assessment for one year only.

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