imposure

[im-poh-zher]

noun

the act of imposing: the imposure of a decree.

Nearby words

  1. impost block,
  2. impostor,
  3. impostor syndrome,
  4. impostume,
  5. imposture,
  6. impotence,
  7. impotent,
  8. impound,
  9. impoundment,
  10. impoverish

Origin of imposure

First recorded in 1675–85; impose + -ure

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