sin tax 罪孽税
Tax that is imposed on cigarettes, liquor, gambling, etc.
Many people complain about the sin tax in Utah.
skid row 贫民街，贫民窟
A rundown section of a city characterized by drunkards living on the street.
After his divorce, Mike became a drunk down on skid row.
slush fund 贿金
Money that is used to bribe public politicians and other influential officials
Lobbyists use slush fund to bribe public officials.
statutory rape 法定强奸罪
Sexual intercourse with a female who has consented, but who is legally incapable of consent because she is underage.
What is the penalty for statutory rape?
suicide pact 自杀合约
An agreement between two or more persons to commit suicide together.
The whole high school was shocked at the news of the two classmates who killed themselves in a suicide pact.
suicide season 自杀季节
The Christmas season when many lonely people feel isolated and take their own lives.
December is without question, the suicide season.