levy[ lev-ee ]SEE DEFINITION OF levy
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR LEVY
And now this levy for home defence had swept the farms clean.
Their last attempt was to levy a duty upon the things that were re-embarked.
Kindly and well-meant advice, but Levy would have none of it.
He pushed the dice aside and rose to release Levy from his bonds.
Levy hardly knew him for the shy, taciturn playfellow of his boyhood.
Nor was Levy's trust in the justice of his country unfounded.
Levy could think of but one reason for such a strange command.
They were going quietly, stopping to levy contributions at the villages on the way.
A native chief came in with a levy of ninety native coolies.
But, Señor, I should be sorry to have you think we levy blackmail indiscriminately.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR LEVY
- call to arms
- call up
- enter into
- join up
- press into service
- sign on
- take on