Synonyms of imposition in English:

imposition

noun

  • 1 the imposition of an alien culture on the indigenous inhabitants
  • 2 the imposition of VAT on domestic fuel
    levying, charging, exacting, application, applying, enforcement, enforcing;
    setting, establishment, fixing, laying, introduction, institution;
    informal slapping, clapping
  • 3 it would be no imposition, I assure you
    burden, load, onus, encumbrance, strain, demand, pressure, charge, bother, worry
    informal hassle
  • 4 the government began levying special impositions
    rare mulct
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