imposed imposed  /ɪm ˈpoʊzd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) set forth authoritatively as obligatory

Usage(s):

  1. But such measures have repeatedly fallen short, as have paltry fines imposed by the rfef.
  2. Yet with all the limitations he imposed on himself and his robot stars, Stanton still connected with a huge audience.
  3. He argued against Bush-imposed steel tariffs on the grounds that free markets foster economic growth, which helps the poor.

News

  1. Record $11M fine for illegal gold mine near Placerville

    State regulators have imposed a record $11 million fine on the operators of a renegade gold mine in the Sierra foothills east of Sacramento.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: KCRA 3 Sacramento

  2. Record $11M fine for illegal California gold mine

    State regulators have imposed a record $11 million fine on the operators of a renegade gold mine in the Sierra foothills east of Sacramento.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Channel 8 San Diego

  3. Macomb County board urges Hackel to rescind imposed labor contracts

    Macomb County commissioners adopted a resolution Thursday demanding that County Executive Mark Hackel set aside labor contracts imposed on two unions that impose significant wage cuts, and instead re-engage in the bargaining process.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Oakland Press

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