Definition of taxer and spender in US English:

taxer and spender

noun

  • A person or agency with the power to raise taxes and undertake public spending; (now usually) specifically = "tax-and-spender".

Origin

1960s. From taxer + and + spender, after to tax and spend.

Pronunciation

taxer and spender

/ˈtaksə (ə)n(d) ˈspɛndə/