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!
And he had not been aware of the pro- cess. He had slept and, awakening, found him- self a knight.
He could have enjoyed portraying to uninitiated listeners various scenes at which he had been a witness or ably discussing the pro- cesses of war with other proved men.
Or worse, it could result in the courts giving a verdict that the cess should never have been levied in the first place and all funds collected under it must be returned.
According to The News, as per a copy of the promulgated ordinance, influential industrialists, and owners of fertilizers, CNG and Captive Power Plants, K-Electric, Gencos and Independent Power Producers (IPPs) will pay half cess of the amount collected from May 22, 2015 to December 21 2018.
On Friday, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman had announced a hike in cess on auto fuel prices while presenting the Union Budget 2019-20 in Lok Sabha.
Talking to media men here, the spokesman said that the department earlier negotiated with the owners of factories for payment of Infrastructure Development Cess 2014 but failed to recover the amount.
Sadly, Cess passed away last year, aged 92, but the memories are still so vivid 51 years later.
The government wanted to recover the remaining 50percent cess in two installments, but the Senate committee recommended its collection in six installments.
He asked the Punjab government to either resolve the infrastructure cess issue or withdraw the levy in order to provide upcountry dry ports a breathing space.
The approval of these roads were given in a meeting of District Sugarcan Cess Committee held with Deputy Commissioner Sardar Saifullah Dogar.
He said that Sindh government had demanded to transfer gas infrastructure cess to provinces in the past and added that Khyber Pakhtunkhaw government had also demanded transfer of cess to provinces in the past and hoped that PTI would support their instance on cess now.