- simple past tense and past participle of impose
- When you made everyone go to the restaurant you want even though no one else likes it, this is an example of when you imposed your will.
- When you institute a rule about tardiness at work, this is an example of when you imposed a rule.
- When someone invited you for dinner and you invited yourself to stay overnight and have dinner, breakfast and lunch, this is an example of when you imposed.
Imposed is defined as to have forced something to happen or forced someone to do what you wished.
- The chamber exercises a complete financial control, and no taxes can be imposed without its consent.
- The fines must only be imposed by the oath of honest men of the neighbourhood.
- Later the synod of Nimes (1572) decreed that no minister might be imposed upon an unwilling people.
- In 1274 the council of Lyons imposed a tax of a tenth part of all church revenues during the six following years for the relief of the Holy Land.
- The hierarchy of dukes and marquises and counts consisted of foreign soldiers imposed on.