Noun(1) a charge imposed and collected(2) the act of drafting into military service
Verb(1) impose and collect(2) cause to assemble or enlist in the military
(1) These steps, ranging from the types of projects to be financed by the levy to the management of resources collected, were to be locally defined by the municipal councils.(2) In the Government's view, the only practical and equitable solution is to increase the petrol levy .(3) they then proceeded without further ceremony to levy war upon the king(4) Government officials stole relief money assigned to rebuild ruined rice terraces and then local authorities attempted to levy a tax on villagers.(5) James Madison in 1784 opposed an attempt by the Virginia legislature to levy a tax to support religious education.(6) Australian governments levy a number of taxes and charges on road transportation.(7) police forces receive 49 per cent of their funding via a levy on the rates(8) Some taxing authorities levy penalties that can equal as much as 30 percent of the amount owed.(9) Brown also rejected calls to levy a windfall tax on the oil companies, which have announced significantly increased profits in the last month.(10) Part 2 proposes the increased accident compensation levy .(11) Owners should also be prepared for the possibility of a levy being charged.(12) The Government has announced that it will increase the accident compensation levy for vets next year.(13) there were no goods to levy upon(14) he sought to levy one man from each parish for service(15) The Government is introducing a 12p levy on plastic shopping bags from February.(16) There are tens of thousands of our union members paying the political levy while the party that it funds is preparing to condemn them to the dole queue.
(1) to levy :: kutoza
1. imposition ::
2. tax ::
3. levy en masse ::
ushuru sw wingi
4. impose ::
5. raise ::
Different Formslevesque, levies, levine, levy, levying
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