confiscatory

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con·fis·ca·to·ry

 (kən-fĭs′kə-tôr′ē)
adj.
1. Relating to or effecting confiscation.
2. Being or imposing an excessive or unreasonable tax or cost: confiscatory taxes; a confiscatory police.

confiscatory

(kənˈfɪskətərɪ; -trɪ)
adj
involving confiscation

con•fis•ca•to•ry

(kənˈfɪs kəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i)

adj.
characterized by, effecting, or resulting in confiscation.
[1790–1800]
Translations

confiscatory

adj they have confiscatory powerssie sind zur Beschlagnahme befugt
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Pressed as to how they accumulated so much cash in less than five years in a confiscatorily high tax environment, their response was drop-dead cocky: business acumen.