imposition


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an excessive, unwelcome burden

Synonyms for imposition

the act of imposing something (as a tax or an embargo)

an uncalled-for burden

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In his own case he felt that such an imposition would be peculiarly obnoxious, for had she not read that cursed Klondike correspondent's book?
The pockets of the farmers, on the other hand, will reluctantly yield but scanty supplies, in the unwelcome shape of impositions on their houses and lands; and personal property is too precarious and invisible a fund to be laid hold of in any other way than by the inperceptible agency of taxes on consumption.
there may also arise questions about any impositions and extractions of market and harbour dues which may be required, and in general about the regulations of markets, police, harbours, and the like.
He said, Lahore Chamber is with all the trade and industry associations against imposition of tax on bank transactions.
LAHORE -- The business community is observing a nationwide wheel-jam, shutter-down strike today (Saturday) against the imposition of 0.
ISLAMABAD -- Opposition parties in the Senate condemned imposition of further five per cent GST tax on petroleum prices and staged a token walkout in the House against the government's decision.
The imposition of fees is the sole solution for tackling the current housing crisis because all attempts made by other government and financing agencies were unfruitful, the expert said.
Bagel RotoOffset, a web printer in Germany is able to work more efficiently thanks to the installation and use of Apogee Suite 8 workflow with automatic imposition and 64-bit processing from Agfa Graphics.
8(e) of the royal charter byelaws and regulations, the committee invited Smith to consent to the imposition of the sanction of a reprimand by way of consent order without further proceedings, to which he agreed.
com)-- STAP studio announces the release of new imposition software Montax imposer.
Addressing a news conference, Naqvi said the imposition of service tax would burden the common man who is already reeling under the price rise.
SIR - Barry Taylor (Letters, April 26), replying to my letter of the day before regarding the imposition of Welsh in English medium schools, says I must be living in an alternate universe.
While the WTO permits the imposition of antidumping and countervailing duties, it requires members to follow specific procedures and apply defined legal standards when conducting the investigations to determine that the duties are warranted.
New Delhi Parliament yesterday approved the June 1 imposition of President's rule in Jharkhand amid continued uproar over price rise.
He said that the delay in the imposition of VAT would not affect the IMF programme.