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Definitions of impose:

part of speech: verb intransitive

To place a burden upon; to take too much for granted or too much liberty with.

part of speech: verb transitive

To place upon; lay upon, as a burden, punishment, or charge; to pass off deceivingly; to intrude; in printing, to arrange in order and lock up in a kind of box for printing; said of forms, pages, etc.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To mislead or deceive.

part of speech: verb

To lay or place on, as a burden or duty; to enjoin; to impose on, to deceive; to mislead by a false pretence.

part of speech: verb transitive

To place upon: to lay on: to enjoin or command: to put over by authority or force: to obtrude unfairly: to palm off.

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