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The idea of a Tobin Tax - dubbed a "Robin Hood " tax - was first put forward nearly 40 years ago.
in competitive cycling, the illegal use of motors on bikes in order to gain advantage over other riders
a building used for meeting or relaxing in by members of a sports club, especially a golf club
be reversed; be as if it had never happened
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Definition and synonyms of Tobin tax from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.