follow Dictionary.com

Denotation vs. Connotation

estate tax

noun
1.
a tax imposed on a decedent's property, assessed on the gross estate prior to distribution to the heirs.
Also called death tax.
Origin of estate tax
1905-1910
1905-10
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for estate tax
Contemporary Examples
Historical Examples

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for estate tax

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for estate

6
6
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for estate tax