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adjective as in taxed

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Delta Air Lines is dropping fees to change tickets for most international flights from North America, joining American Airlines in ending the unpopular levies as a way to woo passengers back to overseas travel.

In creating Schitt’s Creek, Levy put pen to paper to let the world know what society could look like with less judgment and prejudice.

From Fortune

With the country’s levy of as much as 60% on inherited shares for large shareholders and 50% on real estate and other assets, Lee’s family could owe a tax bill of about $10 billion — which could be Korea’s largest — based on Friday’s closing prices.

From Fortune

The levies have merely been suspended over the lack of an appropriate collection mechanism.

From Quartz

It’s easy to see why someone like Levy would talk up esports potential, but its evolution in the absence of live sports speaks for itself.

From Digiday

Today, there are no travel bans levied against the 8:15am Acela bound for Philly.

In January 2009, Luisa Medrano pleaded guilty to a far lesser charges than the ones the state had initially levied against her.

Several weeks ago, the highest court declined to take the case of a $220,000 fine for music piracy levied on an individual.

Despite very poor compliance, no fine has ever been levied for failure to comply with this law.

The transgressions rose to such a level that nine- and 10-figure fines were levied.

They have levied war, excited rebellions, dethroned princes, and sacrificed millions for the sake of gain.

This tax was not directly levied for protection as the regular duty tax on imports had been but was levied for revenue purposes.

The heaviest contributions were levied on all natives and foreigners, and the misery of a siege was coming upon the city.

There were the “swell mobsmen,” the camorristi who dressed faultlessly and mixed with and levied fines on people of highest rank.

"For the liberation of the king," originally levied during the captivity of King Ferdinand.


On this page you'll find 7 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to levied, such as: assessed, demanded from, imposed upon, levied upon, required from, and subjected to tax.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.