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imposer

Pronunciation: /ɛ̃poze/

v+prep (en imposer)

  • elle en impose à ses élèves she inspires respect in her pupils

v refl (+ v être) (s'imposer)

  • 2 to impose [sth] on oneself s'imposer de travailler le soir to make it a rule to work in the evening
  • 4s'imposer comme leader to establish oneself/itself as the leader s'imposer sur un marché to establish itself in a market

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