OTHER WORDS FOR levy
Origin of levy
OTHER WORDS FROM levyre·lev·y, verb (used with object), re·lev·ied, re·lev·y·ing.
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH levylevee, levy
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How to use levy in a sentence
Prodigiously researched, elegantly written and relentlessly interesting, Levy’s opus should be required reading for every college history and economics major.From commerce to chaos: An economic history of the United States|Steven Pearlstein|June 4, 2021|Washington Post
With no forensic evidence or eyewitnesses, that key witness, Armando Morales, was the sole direct link between Guandique and Levy.Ex-federal prosecutors in Chandra Levy murder case dispute allegations they withheld information on key witness|Keith L. Alexander|May 28, 2021|Washington Post
The measures would have lowered the threshold at which workers start paying income tax, raised levies on businesses and expanded VAT.
The book breaks down Levy’s so-called “Influence Equation”—how influence is determined by the integrity of your relationships and the strength of the community you’re part of, or trying to build—to demonstrate his way of forming bonds with others.How to Make Meaningful Connections in the Age of Zoom, According to the Author of You’re Invited|Megan McCluskey|May 7, 2021|Time
In addition to hosting the events, Levy runs a consulting firm that works with companies to help them connect with their employees and customers through applying research in neuroscience, psychology, behavioral economics and more.How to Make Meaningful Connections in the Age of Zoom, According to the Author of You’re Invited|Megan McCluskey|May 7, 2021|Time
He raised the device in front of his face, eyeing it suspiciously from behind his Eugene Levy eyebrows.Inside Uber’s Political War Machine|Olivia Nuzzi|June 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
French philosopher Bernard Henri Levy has been a staunch defender of the right to offend and blaspheme--when it comes to Islam.How (Not) to Fight Racism and Anti-Semitism|Jacob Mchangama|February 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In the mixed city of Haifa, for example, the Jewish mayor Shabtai Levy met with Arab leaders just before the war broke out.
The Arab leaders told Levy that they had been ordered out—and even threatened—by al-Husseini and must obey.
The Bain investment is likely welcome news for retailers such as Levy.The Cult of Canada Goose|Keli Goff|December 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
If this stinking quartet takes it into its head to levy annual blackmail, where is the money coming from?Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
Whatever property on which a levy could have been made by judicial process against the bankrupt passes to the trustee.Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman|Albert Sidney Bolles
But the levy could not be collected till Michaelmas, and meantime the King appealed for an advance.King Robert the Bruce|A. F. Murison
Maybe if we did go with Thorgils we should meet many more men on the way to the levy also.A Prince of Cornwall|Charles W. Whistler
King Harald sent round the whole of Norway calling out a levy, one half of the general war-muster.
British Dictionary definitions for levy
- the act of imposing and collecting a tax, tariff, etc
- the money so raised
- the conscription of troops for service
- a person conscripted in this way