GRE Word List

LEVY

impose (a fine); collect (a payment); impose or collect (a tax); Ex. levy a tax on tobacco

The meaning of the word levy is impose (a fine); collect (a payment); impose or collect (a tax); Ex. levy a tax on tobacco.

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WordMeaning
idiomexpression whose meaning as a whole differs from the meanings of its individual words; distinctive style (of expression); Ex. idiom of the modern popular music; ADJ. idiomatic
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humanitarianone devoted to the promotion of human welfare; CF. humanism
absolvepardon (an offense)
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pharisaicalpertaining to the Pharisees, who paid scrupulous attention to tradition; self-righteous; hypocritical