Sentence Examples


  • "They impose on the people," he repeated.
  • Power to impose customs and excise duties to be in the Federal government and parliament.
  • He proceeded to impose by authority the religious ceremonies and usages to which he attached so much importance.
  • The states are forbidden, likewise, to tax federal property, to tax inter-state commerce, to impose duties of their own on foreign imports, or to resist the execution of judicial sentences originating in other states.
  • Ecclesiastically it weakened the influence of the Catholic Church in Hungary, the Greek Orthodox Church, which permitted a married clergy and did not impose the detested tithe (the principal cause of nearly every pagan revolt) attracting thousands of adherents even among the higher clergy.