Definitions of exaction

The word exaction uses 8 letters:aceinotx.

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n. - The act of demanding with authority, and compelling to pay or yield; compulsion to give or furnish; a levying by force; a driving to compliance; as, the exaction to tribute or of obedience; hence, extortion. 2

n. - That which is exacted; a severe tribute; a fee, reward, or contribution, demanded or levied with severity or injustice. 2