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Definition of Levying

Levying
Levy Lev"y, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Levied (l[e^]v"[i^]d); p. pr. & vb. n. Levying.] 1. To raise, as a siege. [Obs.] --Holland. 2. To raise; to collect; said of troops, to form into an army by enrollment, conscription, etc. Augustine . . . inflamed Ethelbert, king of Kent, to levy his power, and to war against them. --Fuller. 3. To raise or collect by assessment; to exact by authority; as, to levy taxes, toll, tribute, or contributions. If they do this . . . my ransom, then, Will soon be levied. --Shak. 4. (Law) (a) To gather or exact; as, to levy money. (b) To erect, build, or set up; to make or construct; to raise or cast up; as, to levy a mill, dike, ditch, a nuisance, etc. [Obs.] --Cowell. --Blackstone. (c) To take or seize on execution; to collect by execution. To levy a fine, to commence and carry on a suit for assuring the title to lands or tenements. --Blackstone. To levy war, to make or begin war; to take arms for attack; to attack.

Meaning of Levying from wikipedia

- Levy, Lévy or Levies may refer to: Levy (surname) Levy Restaurants Levy's (department store), Arizona chain Levy, Missouri, a community in the United States...
- Joseph Levy (born August 9, 1983) is a Canadian actor, writer, producer, and television personality. He is the son of comedian and actor Eugene Levy and...
- Eugene Levy, CM (born December 17, 1946) is a Canadian actor, comedian, producer, director, and writer. He is the only actor to have appeared in all eight...
- The Dozen 2 (2005). Levy is the daughter of actor Eugene Levy and Deborah Divine, and the sister of television personality Dan Levy. Eugene and Sarah graduated...
- Jane Colburn Levy (born December 29, 1989) is an American actress. In 2012, she appeared in the films Fun Size and Nobody Walks. In 2013, Levy starred in...
- William Levy (born William Levy Gutiérrez; August 29, 1980) is a Cuban-American actor and former model. Levy was born in Cojimar, Cuba. His maternal grandfather...
- Shawn Adam Levy (born July 23, 1968) is a Canadian film director, producer and actor. His directing credits include Cheaper by the Dozen (2003), and the...
- Michael Abraham Levy, Baron Levy, (born 11 July 1944) was a practising Chartered Accountant and Chairman & CEO of a large independent group of music companies...
- currently lives in Los Angeles, California. Levy was born on March 19, 1981 to Linda and Elliott L. Levy. In 1993, Levy was a member of the "Half Pint Players"...
- enjoy certain legal privileges: for example, there is an exemption from levying duty on alcoholic beverages sold in the bars at the Palace of Westminster...
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