Example sentences for: imposing

How can you use “imposing” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The words listed so far are those of occupation and use: what remains to identify in the early period is an indication of the perception of the landscape on which the settlers were imposing themselves and their industry.

  • But the imposing weight of its past is lightened by the lively cosmopolitan studentry of its two universities (its state university, one of Italy’s largest, was founded in 1270; its international division was set up by Mussolini) and its contemporary popularity as the sight of one of Europe’s most important jazz festivals each July.

  • Just five years ago, HMOs were the golden children of the busted health-care industry, imposing the cost controls and efficiencies everyone agreed the system needed.

  • Flanked by the clock tower is the imposing Hong Kong Cultural Centre.

  • Formerly the Moors’ parade ground, it is lined with imposing buildings, such as the former Ajuntament (now the police headquarters) and great 19th-century mansions (grand Palau Torresaura and Palau Salord).

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