an official list or table showing the duties or customs imposed by a government on imports or exports.
the schedule or system of duties so imposed.
any duty or rate of duty in such a list or schedule.
any table of charges, as of a railroad, bus line, etc.
bill; cost; charge.
verb (used with object)
to subject to a tariff.
to put a valuation on according to a tariff.
a tax levied by a government on imports or occasionally exports for purposes of protection, support of the balance of payments, or the raising of revenue
a system or list of such taxes
any schedule of prices, fees, fares, etc
a method of charging for the supply of services, esp public services, such as gas and electricity: block tariff
a schedule of such charges
(mainly Brit) a bill of fare with prices listed; menu
(Brit) the level of punishment imposed for a criminal offence
to set a tariff on
to set a price on according to a schedule of tariffs
A government tax on imports, designed either to raise revenue or to protect domestic industry from foreign competition.
- Tariff office
noun 1. (insurance) a company whose premiums are based on a tariff agreed with other insurance companies
noun 1. a city in S Bolivia.
noun 1. a river in NW China, in Xinjiang Uygur region. About 1300 miles (2090 km) long. noun 1. a river in NW China, in Xinjiang: flows east along the N edge of the Taklimakan Shama desert, dividing repeatedly and forming lakes among the dunes, finally disappearing in the Lop Nor depression; the chief river […]
noun 1. a region in W China between the Tien Shan and Kunlun mountain ranges. About 350,000 sq. mi. (906,000 sq. km).