"tithes" in the noun sense
a levy of one tenth of something
an offering of a tenth part of some personal income
"tithes" in the verb sense
exact a tithe from
"The church was tithed"
levy a tithe on (produce or a crop
"The wool was tithed"
pay one tenth of pay tithes on, especially to the church
"He tithed his income to the Church"
pay a tenth of one's income, especially to the church
"Although she left the church officially, she still tithes"
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