"mulct" Definition

  1. n. A fine or penalty, esp. a pecuniary punishment or penalty.
  2. n. A blemish or defect.
  3. v. t. To punish for an offense or misdemeanor by imposing a fine or forfeiture, esp. a pecuniary fine; to fine.
  4. v. t. Hence, to deprive of; to withhold by way of punishment or discipline.

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Position in dictionary: 64221 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n., v. t., v. t.,
Words that start with "mulct": 5
Words that end with "mulct": 1
Words that contain "mulct": 5
Next words in dictionary: mulctary, mulcted, mulcting, mulctuary, mule, mule-jenny, muleteer, mulewort, muley, muliebrity
Previous words in dictionary: mulching, mulched, mulch, mulberry-faced, mulberry, mulberries, mulattress, mulattoes, mulatto, mulada

English Dictionary Definition of mulct

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