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It catalyzed the shift to streaming, foisted newfound flexibility into traditional TV advertising and threw traditional production and programming pipelines in flux.

From Digiday

As I wrote in a feature about China’s digital currency plans earlier this year, the People’s Bank of China has continually foisted new rules and regulations onto the digital set for years.

From Fortune

And now, as a part of the Fourth Judicial Circuit, North Carolina is about to have the sinful practice foisted on it.

Then the party's policy shop foisted the Ryan plan upon him.

The oft-quoted figure of six million dead, he maintains, was but a myth, foisted on the world by the singularly demonic Zionists.

In 2008, he foisted Sarah Palin upon an unsuspecting nation.

That the rules had changed was a fact foisted upon McCain before his campaign had properly started.

It was for no love of her child that, by her agency, young Lucius had been foisted into the position of Haggard's heir.

Among the many reforms foisted upon China by the Powers is a college.

He turned and surveyed the multitude, including the black boy, that we had foisted upon him.

I can see the rooms crusted with ormolu, the fauns foisted on the ceiling, the ripping rident goddesses on the walls.

Thus was a belief in the assumption foisted upon the Church, having no slightest ground in fact.


On this page you'll find 9 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to foisted, such as: impose, fob off, palm off, pass off, compel to accept, and insert fraudulently.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.