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English noun: levy

1. levy (possession) a charge imposed and collected


Broader (hypernym)charge


Narrower (hyponym)revenue enhancement, tax, taxation, tithe

2. levy (act) the act of drafting into military service


Synonymslevy en masse


Broader (hypernym)conscription, draft, muster, selective service


English verb: levy

1. levy (possession) impose and collect


SamplesLevy a fine.


Synonymsimpose


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)bill, charge


Narrower (hyponym)distrain, lay, mulct, reimpose, tax, tithe, toll

2. levy (competition) cause to assemble or enlist in the military


SamplesRaise an army.
Recruit new soldiers.


Synonymsraise, recruit


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)draft, enlist, muster in









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