windfall tax

noun

a tax levied on an organization considered to have made excessive profits, esp a privatized utility company that has exploited a monopoly

Nearby words

  1. windchest,
  2. winded,
  3. winder,
  4. windermere,
  5. windfall,
  6. windfarm,
  7. windflaw,
  8. windflower,
  9. windgall,
  10. windham

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