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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Insert surreptitiously or without warrant; To force onto another.

Usage examples (33)
  • This is the single most unpopular, unwanted state legislation ever foisted upon the people.
  • While it could be interesting, one may hope GoOgle will not foist aka force it upon gmail users.
  • I'd love to have someone "foist" something as nice as that on me!
  • But I don't look to foist myself on the Iraqi people. for more
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