Definition of Levied:
- taken (part of speech: adjective)
- took (part of speech: verb)
Certainly, were it not for the high duties levied on merchandize at Mourzuk and Ghadames, many of the merchants of this Souk would visit those cities, and the Turks could not fail to benefit by this extra rendezvous of merchants.- "Travels in the Great Desert of Sahara, in the Years of 1845 and 1846", James Richardson.
- "Monopolies and the People", D. C. Cloud.
It proved, however, that he had only just levied his blackmail in time, for within a couple of days of his interview with the head of the firm news arrived of the great discovery of diamonds among the Ural Mountains.- "The Firm of Girdlestone", Arthur Conan Doyle.