Regressive Rate

Regressive Rate,

Regressive Rate Definition:

Definition of Regressive Rate: The rate decreases as the basis of calculation increases. It is often used to describe a tax in which the tax rate decreases as the tax rate increases.

Literal Meanings of Regressive Rate


Meanings of Regressive:
  1. They become less developed and return to the earlier or less developed state

  2. (Tax) which imposes a reasonable price on low income people.

  3. From effect to purpose or from special to universal.

Sentences of Regressive
  1. Perfect parental regression and children's aspirations in early childhood

  2. Indirect taxes are strict as a group

Synonyms of Regressive

unprogressive, retrogressive, retrograde, in the wrong direction, for the worse, regressive, downhill, negative


Meanings of Rate:
  1. Size, quantity, or frequency are usually measured in terms of another quantity or measure.

Sentences of Rate
  1. They were asked to assess their abilities in various driving exercises

Synonyms of Rate

gauge, value, appraise, deem to be, assess, cost, adjudge, calculate, figure, consider to be, hire, weigh up, amount, think to be, fare, compute, find to be, charge, tariff, estimate, measure, price, outlay, reckon to be, judge, evaluate