from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Impressive, as by virtue of size, bearing, or power: the monarch's imposing presence. See Synonyms at grand.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. Present participle of impose.
- adj. Magnificent and impressive because of appearance, size, stateliness or dignity.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Laying as a duty; enjoining.
- adj. Adapted to impress forcibly; impressive; commanding
- adj. Deceiving; deluding; misleading.
- n. The act of imposing the columns of a page, or the pages of a sheet. See impose, v. t., 4.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Impressive; commanding; stately; striking: as, an imposing manner.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. used of a person's appearance or behavior; befitting an eminent person
- adj. impressive in appearance
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