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What is the opposite of imposing?

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Adjective
Opposite of grand and impressive in appearance
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Opposite of characterized by, or suggestive of, luxury
Adjective
Opposite of elegantly tall, graceful, and attractive
Adjective
Opposite of having power and influence over others
“It was a disappointingly weak performance by a team supposedly in search of redemption.”
Adjective
Opposite of boldly self-assured
“The barbarians were subdued and became submissive to the enchantress' whims.”
Adjective
Opposite of denotes the effectiveness or dominance of a particular action
“Leaders who do not look after the interests of their followers are not only unethical but ineffective.”
Adjective
Opposite of large and heavy or solid
“Close enough to see the tiny scar on his eyelid that looks like a birthmark.”
Adjective
Opposite of striking in appearance or effect
“The more exciting parts are action-packed with fighting and gore, but it only occurs in bursts along with a boring storyline.”
Adjective
Opposite of having or wielding great power or influence
Adjective
Opposite of inspiring fear or awe through being impressively large, powerful, intense, or capable
“Offering her an encouraging smile, he hurried over to a large man with white hair, and a wiry grey moustache.”
Adjective
Opposite of marked by or showing careful attention to set forms and etiquette
Adjective
(of a woman) Opposite of striking and imposing as opposed to being conventionally pretty
“Melania often stood in the shadows of her beautiful sister, as a plain and common peasant girl.”
Adjective
Opposite of well known based on one's reputation
“He was still relatively unknown within the industry in his early years.”
Adjective
Opposite of very large in size
Adjective
Opposite of detailed and complicated in design and planning, involving many carefully arranged elements
“We must have all discussed at some time or another the reliability of a piece of equipment, whether a complex system such as a car or an unsophisticated device like a tin opener.”
Adjective
Opposite of majestic
Noun
Opposite of the action applying or enforcing something
“I do not know whether it is a lack of will or a lack of power that is responsible for the nonenforcement of the law.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to issue, establish or apply as a charge, fine or penalty
“This follows further advice from the Chief Medical Officers, who now collectively agree that it is possible to lift the ban on retail sales.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to force (something unwelcome) on someone
“Would it be impertinent of me to offer some advice to you and your readers?”
Verb
(impose on/upon) Opposite of present participle for to be an inconvenience
“I suggest we opt for a timeslot that will convenience everyone.”
Verb
(impose on/upon) Opposite of present participle for to take advantage of
“You have done so much for me in the past, and I just wanted to return the favor.”
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