Hay 2 definiciones de cess en inglés:

cess1

Saltos de línea: cess
(also sess)

sustantivo

(In Scotland, Ireland, and India) a tax or levy.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Mandated by Common Minimum Programme, the Budget proposes a levy of two per cent cess on income tax, corporation tax, excise duties, customs duties and service tax.
  • The Centre today proposed to levy a cess of 2 per cent on income tax, corporation tax, excise and customs duties and service tax to give a boost to primary education in the country.
  • I propose to levy a cess of 2 per cent on income tax, corporation tax, excise duties, customs duties and service tax.

Origen

late 15th century (denoting the obligation placed on the Irish to supply the Lord Deputy's household and garrison with provisions at prices ‘assessed’ by the government): shortened from the obsolete noun assess 'assessment'.

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Palabra del día meretricious
Pronunciación: ˌmɛrɪˈtrɪʃəs
adjective
apparently attractive but having no real value...

Hay 2 definiciones de cess en inglés:

cess2

Saltos de línea: cess

sustantivo

(in phrase bad cess to) chiefly Irish
A curse on: bad cess to the day I joined that band!
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • And bad cess to those dunderheads who insist the Earth is round, too!
  • In the 2004 Presidential election I sat home on my hands and wished bad cess to all the candidates.
  • And good riddance and bad cess to him, he said.

Origen

mid 19th century (originally Anglo-Irish): perhaps from cess1.

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Palabra del día meretricious
Pronunciación: ˌmɛrɪˈtrɪʃəs
adjective
apparently attractive but having no real value...