Example sentences for: imposition

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

  • An editorial in the right-wing ABC supported the invocation of Kosovo, damning the nationalists' focus on "ethnicity, linguistic imposition, collusion with ETA terrorism, dishonest rewriting of history, and social exclusion."

  • USAT explains that the McVeigh turn-down still leaves room for additional appeals, which could delay the imposition of his death sentence for years.

  • But Disney was also uniquely burdened--because its parks were magnets for the Orlando sprawl that Celebration is meant to correct and because the Disney company is a historically anti-democratic institution whose imposition of civic virtue in Celebration relies to some extent on authoritarian principles, principles at odds with the American charter its traditional house façades are calculated to evoke.

  • Walker said anxiety had been increased by "a clumsy purge of the local media" that had involved the imposition Thursday of a 15 day detention order on the editor of the Arab nationalist weekly Al-Majd after it had published the first full account of the deposition of Hassan, the king's younger brother, as crown prince.

  • In 1995, anticipating the imposition of restrictions on LSC activities and cuts in LSC funding, the Chief Justice of the Maine Supreme Court and the Presidents of the State Bar Association and the State Bar Foundation sponsored a day-long forum on the future of legal services, attended by leaders from the private bar, the legal services community, the state and federal judiciary, the legislature, and executive branch.


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