levy - Dictionary definition and meaning for word levy
Traffic Police catches you breaking signal and says LE(le)+VY(Bhai) chalaan. chal tax de. So he LEVIED the tax on you
sounds like 'Navy' a branch of Army. Imagine you are 'Recruiting' new soldiers in Navy.
A LEVER is used to apply force on an object. a LEVY is used to apply force through taxation, a fine, or military enlistment.
when you kill a kiwi(levy) bird ,you will be imposed with heavy amount of fine