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Imposing (IPA: /ˌɪmˈpoʊzɪŋ/)

Imposing (p. pr. & vb. n.)

of Impose

Imposing (a.)

Laying as a duty; enjoining.

Imposing (a.)

Adapted to impress forcibly; impressive; commanding; as, an imposing air; an imposing spectacle.

Imposing (a.)

Deceiving; deluding; misleading.

Imposing (n.)

The act of imposing the columns of a page, or the pages of a sheet. See Impose, v. t., 4.


Australian Thoroughbred racehorse

Imposing Synonyms

Noble, Impressive, Baronial, Stately

Imposing Synonyms

Magisterial, Grand, Distinguished, Dignified

Spanish Translation

Imposing in Spanish is Imponente

Tagalog Translation

Imposing in Tagalog is Igini-giit

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A law imposing criminal penalties on protected speech is a stark example of speech suppression." - Freedom of speech

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Art is the imposing of a pattern on experience, and our aesthetic enjoyment in recognition of the pattern." - Alfred North Whitehead

Example Sentence (Quote)

"He who has the bigger stick has the better chance of imposing his definitions of reality." - Reality

Example Sentence (Quote)

"We pledge to the families of Australia that we will never make your lives harder by imposing unnecessary new taxes." - Tony Abbott

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