1. [ verb ] impose and collect
Synonyms: impose

"levy a fine"

Related terms: charge tax fine lay toll distrain reimpose tithe imposition
2. [ noun ] a charge imposed and collected
Related terms: charge tax tithe
3. [ verb ] (military) cause to assemble or enlist in the military
Synonyms: recruit conscript raise

"raise an army" "recruit new soldiers"

Related terms: enlist recruitment recruiter
4. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 872
5. [ noun ] (military) the act of drafting into military service
Synonyms: levy_en_masse
Related terms: conscription conscript
Similar spelling:   Leavy