Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun levy

2 senses of levy

Sense 1
levy -- (a charge imposed and collected)
       => charge -- (financial liabilities (such as a tax); "the charges against the estate")

Sense 2
levy, levy en masse -- (the act of drafting into military service)
       => conscription, muster, draft, selective service -- (compulsory military service)

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb levy

2 senses of levy

Sense 1
levy, impose -- (impose and collect; "levy a fine")
       => charge, bill -- (demand payment; "Will I get charged for this service?"; "We were billed for 4 nights in the hotel, although we stayed only 3 nights")

Sense 2
recruit, levy, raise -- (cause to assemble or enlist in the military; "raise an army"; "recruit new soldiers")
       => enlist, draft, muster in -- (engage somebody to enter the army)

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