Word of the Day – May 3 – Mulct

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Verb: Mulct  (MULKT)

Definition:

1: To punish by a fine.

2: To defraud especially of money: swindle.

3: To obtain by fraud, duress or theft.

Example sentence: Frank was finally barred from the securities industry when it was discovered that for years he had used every opportunity to mulct investors.

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