Definitions for mulct

Definitions for (noun) mulct

Main entry: fine, mulct, amercement

Definition: money extracted as a penalty

Definitions for (verb) mulct

Main entry: mulct

Definition: impose a fine on

Usage: he was fined for littering

Main entry: hornswoggle, goldbrick, gip, gyp, bunco, short-change, scam, rook, con, diddle, defraud, swindle, mulct, nobble, victimize

Definition: deprive of by deceit

Usage: He swindled me out of my inheritance; She defrauded the customers who trusted her; the cashier gypped me when he gave me too little change

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