a payment exacted by a municipal government for the right to use a highway, bridge, or the like; toll.
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Question 1 of 8
Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Origin of toll thorough
First recorded in 1660–70
Words nearby toll thorough
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