gas-guzzler tax


noun

a tax imposed on the purchase price of an automobile not meeting fuel efficiency standards.

Nearby words

  1. gas well,
  2. gas-cooled reactor,
  3. gas-discharge tube,
  4. gas-fired,
  5. gas-guzzler,
  6. gas-liquid chromatography,
  7. gas-operated,
  8. gas-permeable lens,
  9. gasbag,
  10. gascoigne

Origin of gas-guzzler tax

First recorded in 1985–90

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