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EtymologyEdit

Latin imponere, impositum (to place upon); prefix im- (in) + ponere (to place). See position.

VerbEdit

impone (third-person singular simple present impones, present participle imponing, simple past and past participle imponed)

  1. (obsolete, transitive) To stake; to wager; to pledge.
    • Shakespeare
      Against the which he has imponed, as I take it, six French rapiers and poniards.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for impone in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


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impone

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of imponer.
  2. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of imponer.