The definition of imposing is making a strong impression because of size or strength.
An example of something imposing is a giant animal staring at you while you eat as if threatening to take your food.
making a strong impression because of great size, strength, dignity, etc.; impressive
Impressive, as in size, power, or accomplishment: an imposing mansion; an imposing array of skills. See Synonyms at grand.
- Present participle of impose.
(comparative more imposing, superlative most imposing)
- Magnificent and impressive because of appearance, size, stateliness or dignity.