Translation of impose in Spanish:

impose

Pronunciation: /ɪmˈpəʊz/

vt

  • 1 [restriction/punishment/condition] imponer* the judge imposed the maximum sentence el juez aplicó la pena máxima she imposed her will on them les impuso su voluntad I won't impose my presence on you any further no lo importuno más con mi presencia

v refl

  • to impose oneself on sb if I may impose myself on you for a few more days si puedo abusar de su amabilidad quedándome unos días más, si es tan amable de aguantarme unos días más

vi

  • molestar I don't wish to impose, but … no quisiera molestar, pero …to impose on oupon sb I think I've imposed on him enough already me parece que ya lo he molestado or importunado bastante to impose on sb's generosity/goodwill/hospitality abusar de la generosidad/buena voluntad/hospitalidad de algn

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