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impose(Enforce), verb bid, bind, burden, charge, command, compel, conscript, constrain, decree, dictate, direct, drive, enact, encumber, enjoin, exact, execute, extort, force upon, impel, imponere, iniungere, innist upon, lay upon, leave no option, make, make obligaaory, necessitate, oblige, obtain by force, ordain, order, press, put in force, require, require compliance, tax
Associated concepts: impose by law
impose(Intrude), verb encroach, enter unlawfully, force an entrance, force oneself in, impose, infringe, insinuate, intercede, interfere, interlope, interpose, invade, obtrude, overreach, overstep, poach, thrust oneself in, transgress, trespass, violate
impose(Subject), verb bring under rule, coerce, constrain, control, domineer, effect, enslave, force, make submissive, master, oblige, overcome, require, subject to authority, subject to control, subject to deeendence, subject to influence, subjugate, subordinate
See also: assess, assign, bind, charge, coerce, command, compel, constrain, decree, demand, detail, encumber, enforce, enjoin, exact, foist, force, hinder, impinge, inflict, infringe, insist, intrude, levy, necessitate, obligate, obtrude, order, perpetrate, prescribe, press, require