English version

foist something on/upon somebody

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfoist something on/upon somebody phrasal verbFORCE somebody TO DO somethingto force someone to accept or have to deal with something that they do not want I keep getting extra work foisted on me. foist→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
foist on/upon We do not attempt to foist this word upon them.We are not trying to foist them upon you.
From Longman Business Dictionaryfoist something on/upon somebody phrasal verb [transitive] to force someone to accept or deal with something that they do not wantDecisions have been foisted on the staff by the board of directors.I keep getting work foisted on me at the last minute. foist→ See Verb table
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Verb table
foist
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyfoist
he, she, itfoists
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyfoisted
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave foisted
he, she, ithas foisted
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad foisted
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill foist
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have foisted
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam foisting
he, she, itis foisting
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you, we, theyare foisting
Past
I, he, she, itwas foisting
you, we, theywere foisting
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been foisting
he, she, ithas been foisting
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been foisting
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be foisting
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been foisting
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