money extracted as a penalty
deprive of by deceit;
"He swindled me out of my inheritance"
"She defrauded the customers who trusted her"
"the cashier gypped me when he gave me too little change"
impose a fine on;
"he was fined for littering"
- John was mulcted in￡500 by the court.
Imposed a heavy mulct on every one of his servants.出自： T. L. Peacock
Nor was this the only mulct which Providence exacted.出自： I. Zangwill
No government dared to propose to mulct the taxpayer for such a purpose.出自： G. M. Trevelyan
The Revenue might mulct him with largish fines.出自： C. P. Snow