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English noun: tithe

1. tithe (possession) a levy of one tenth of something


Broader (hypernym)levy

2. tithe (possession) an offering of a tenth part of some personal income


Broader (hypernym)offering


English verb: tithe

1. tithe (possession) exact a tithe from


SamplesThe church was tithed.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)bill, charge


Verb grouptithe

2. tithe (possession) levy a tithe on (produce or a crop)


SamplesThe wool was tithed.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)impose, levy


Verb grouptithe

3. tithe (possession) pay one tenth of; pay tithes on, especially to the church


SamplesHe tithed his income to the Church.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Verb grouptithe

4. tithe (possession) pay a tenth of one's income, especially to the church


SamplesAlthough she left the church officially, she still tithes.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s


Broader (hypernym)pay


Verb grouptithe









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