1. excise tax a tax that is measured by the amount of business done
  2. existence the state or fact of being
  3. syntax the study of the rules for forming admissible sentences
  4. ecosystem organisms interacting with their physical environment
  5. existential relating to or dealing with the state of being
  6. exist have a presence
  7. existent having existence or being or actuality
  8. exostosis a benign outgrowth from a bone
  9. exciseman someone who collects taxes for the government
  10. excused granted exemption
  11. excited in an aroused state
  12. except prevent from being included or considered or accepted
  13. Ecclesiasticus an Apocryphal book mainly of maxims
  14. excise remove by cutting
  15. existing having being or actuality
  16. exotic characteristic of another place or part of the world
  17. exhausted depleted of energy, force, or strength
  18. egoistic limited to or caring only about yourself and your own needs
  19. egoistical limited to or caring only about yourself and your own needs
  20. excusatory offering or expressing apology