Definition of Cessed
1. cess [v] - See also: cess
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cessed
Literary usage of Cessed
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Proceedings and Ordinances of the Privy Council of England by Great Britain Privy Council, Great Britain Record Commission (1837)
"... wer cessed, to forbere the levying of the money which the sayd four ... wer cessed to pay for the subsidy until they wer otherwise adv\ised of the ..."
2. Archaeologia Cantiana by Kent Archaeological Society (1905)
"Robert Bowlder of the parish of Whitstable, for not paying his cess, which he is cessed towards the repairing of the Church of Seasalter, for such lands as ..."
3. The Contemporary Review (1870)
"... cessed by their immediate lords for their private benefit ; cessed by the viceroy for his private benefit ; cessed for the maintenance of soldiers who ..."
4. Archaeologia Cambrensis by Cambrian Archaeological Association, Thomas Rowland Powel, Donald Moore (1881)
"... for the erecting of this house of correction ; thereupon in some parts of the countrey this mise was never cessed, in other parts it was cessed, ..."
5. Annals of the Reformation and Establishment of Religion, and Other Various by John Strype (1824)
"Importing, " That The clergy "• they met, and called before them such as they thought s;st the " the fittest to be cessed. But upon such exceptions as ..."