cess


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cess

 (sĕs)
n. Irish
Luck.

[Possibly short for success.]

cess

(sɛs)
n
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Brit (formerly) any of several special taxes, such as a land tax in Scotland
2. (Historical Terms) (formerly, in Ireland)
a. the obligation to provide the soldiers and household of the lord deputy with supplies at fixed prices
b. any military exaction
vb
3. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (tr) Brit to tax or assess for taxation
4. (Historical Terms) (formerly in Ireland) to impose (soldiers) upon a population, to be supported by them
[C16: short for assessment]

cess

(sɛs)
n
an Irish slang word for luck: bad cess to you!.
[C19: probably from cess1 (sense 2)]

cess

(sɛs)
n
(Building) short for cesspool

cess

(sɛs)

n. Irish Eng.
luck.
[1855–60; perhaps aph. variant of success]

cess


Past participle: cessed
Gerund: cessing

Imperative
cess
cess
Present
I cess
you cess
he/she/it cesses
we cess
you cess
they cess
Preterite
I cessed
you cessed
he/she/it cessed
we cessed
you cessed
they cessed
Present Continuous
I am cessing
you are cessing
he/she/it is cessing
we are cessing
you are cessing
they are cessing
Present Perfect
I have cessed
you have cessed
he/she/it has cessed
we have cessed
you have cessed
they have cessed
Past Continuous
I was cessing
you were cessing
he/she/it was cessing
we were cessing
you were cessing
they were cessing
Past Perfect
I had cessed
you had cessed
he/she/it had cessed
we had cessed
you had cessed
they had cessed
Future
I will cess
you will cess
he/she/it will cess
we will cess
you will cess
they will cess
Future Perfect
I will have cessed
you will have cessed
he/she/it will have cessed
we will have cessed
you will have cessed
they will have cessed
Future Continuous
I will be cessing
you will be cessing
he/she/it will be cessing
we will be cessing
you will be cessing
they will be cessing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been cessing
you have been cessing
he/she/it has been cessing
we have been cessing
you have been cessing
they have been cessing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been cessing
you will have been cessing
he/she/it will have been cessing
we will have been cessing
you will have been cessing
they will have been cessing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been cessing
you had been cessing
he/she/it had been cessing
we had been cessing
you had been cessing
they had been cessing
Conditional
I would cess
you would cess
he/she/it would cess
we would cess
you would cess
they would cess
Past Conditional
I would have cessed
you would have cessed
he/she/it would have cessed
we would have cessed
you would have cessed
they would have cessed
References in classic literature ?
Ye shall not see my strikers; ye shall hear them and guess; By night, before the moon-rise, I will send for my cess, And the wolf shall he your herdsman By a landmark removed, For the Karela, the bitter Karela, Shall seed where ye loved!
Textile industry which pays the cotton cess had expressed serious reservations over the performance of PCCC and had filed a case against the cess.
He said that 52 per cent area of District Swabi is tobacco growing, but they are not getting share in tobacco cess in proportion to the same.
The stakeholders of fertilizer industry have expressed their concerns, stating that; the high rate of this Cess imposed on fertilizer sector is quite unfair and discriminatory in comparison to all other industries, whereby it places an unnecessary financial burden on this essential sector.
The introduction of tea cess in the Mombasa tea auction centre at the rate of Sh32 per pack is unlawful,' he said.
Contrary to opinion held by millers and the public in general, cess is not charged in every county while maize is on transit.
Fruit-based aerated drinks attract 28 percent Goods and Services Tax (GST) with an additional 12 percent cess.
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], Jan 3 ( ANI ): The state cabinet on Wednesday approved an increase in the cess to be imposed on petrol and diesel.
Because of new definition cess will be imposed on whole leaf and nothing will be considered as waste.
The LCCI office-bearers said that imposition of this Cess is discriminatory and will further burden up existing taxpayer instead of broadening tax net.
They hoped that Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif will take up the matter personally and withdraw Punjab Infrastructure Development Cess act to in the larger interest of the business community.
On top of this, a cess of 1-15 per cent is levied on them to create a corpus to compensate states for loss of revenue from GST implementation.