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1 toll /ˈtoʊl/ noun
plural tolls
1 toll
/ˈtoʊl/
noun
plural tolls
Learner's definition of TOLL
[count]
: an amount of money that you are required to pay for the use of a road or bridge
chiefly US : an amount of money paid for a long-distance telephone call see also toll call, toll-free
: the number of people who are killed or injured in an accident, disaster, war, etc. usually singular
see also death toll

take a toll

or take its toll
: to have a serious, bad effect on someone or something : to cause harm or damage
often + on
compare 3toll
2 toll /ˈtoʊl/ verb
tolls; tolled; tolling
2 toll
/ˈtoʊl/
verb
tolls; tolled; tolling
Learner's definition of TOLL
: to ring slowly
[no object]
[+ object]
[+ object] : to make (something) known by ringing
3 toll /ˈtoʊl/ noun
plural tolls
3 toll
/ˈtoʊl/
noun
plural tolls
Learner's definition of TOLL
[count]
: the sound of bells being rung slowly
: a single sound made by a ringing bell
compare 1toll
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