Translation of imposing in Spanish:


imponente, adj.

Pronunciation /ɪmˈpoʊzɪŋ//ɪmˈpəʊzɪŋ/


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    • Do look and admire the imposing buildings which give that distinct impression of an old-fashioned well-established seat of learning.
    • The apartment house had been torn down and a large more imposing building had taken its place.
    • There was a disarming contrast between his imposing appearance in three piece suit and starched collar and his complete lack of pomposity and his sense of humour.
    • The cathedral appears imposing and unyielding at first.
    • Not surprisingly, this imposing property is a popular choice for wedding receptions and regularly used for corporate entertaining, conferences and seminars.
    • The majestic and imposing voice carried with it the intelligent tone of the singer's knowledge of a wide gamut of information.
    • Edward was an extraordinarily tall, powerful and imposing figure robed in majesty.
    • The building has an impressive and imposing street presence, while also enclosing a peaceful courtyard within the campus.
    • The two towers on both sides create an imposing impression, beginning from a square base that gradually rounds off at the top.
    • From the street, the flats present an imposing, clean-cut modern appearance, with their front-to-back pitched roof, western red cedar cladding and prominent balconies.
    • Silently she resolved to make a better impression on the imposing woman the next time around.
    • The main building, constructed during the British regime, with its imposing clock tower provides an impressive backdrop.
    • The restored walls once again give it the imposing appearance of the five-sided fortress that it really is.
    • The second man was smaller in stature, but held a much more imposing presence.
    • Her theme and her use of small details to create an imposing composition are quite impressive.
    • A high domed roof and Ionic-Corinthian pillars give the General Post Office in Kolkata an imposing appearance.
    • At a lean 12 st and 6ft 3in, he is an imposing presence.
    • The faceless, inanimate riot police are far more imposing and formidable than the passionate workers.
    • These materials gave the desired appearance of an imposing stone building.
    • Klein manages to say things like this without sounding imposing or dramatic.