"impose" in the verb sense
1. enforce, impose, constrain
compel to behave in a certain way
"Social relations impose courtesy"
"duty constrains one to act often contrary to one's desires or inclinations"
2. inflict, bring down, visit, impose
impose something unpleasant
"The principal visited his rage on the students"
3. levy, impose
impose and collect
"levy a fine"
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