Foist - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |fɔɪst|  American pronunciation of the word foist
Brit.  |fɔɪst|  British pronunciation of the word foist

verb

- to force onto another

He foisted his work on me

- insert surreptitiously or without warrant

Examples

...shopkeepers who foist shoddy souvenirs on unsuspecting tourists...

The salesman foisted the faulty coffee-machine (off) on the lady.

A massive arms-smuggling plan has been foiled by the CIA.

He foisted his work on me

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: foist
he/she/it: foists
present participle: foisting
past tense: foisted
past participle: foisted
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