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Impressive, as in size, power, or accomplishment: an imposing mansion; an imposing array of skills. See Synonyms at grand.

im·pos′ing·ly adv.
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Adv.1.imposingly - in an impressive manner; "the students progressed impressively fast"
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Real strength never impairs beauty or harmony, but it often bestows it; and in everything imposingly beautiful, strength has much to do with the magic.
The first was a sky- blue, in the vain expectation that the eye might be cheated into the belief it was the heavens themselves that hung so imposingly over Marmaduke’s dwelling; the second was what he called a “cloud-color,” being nothing more nor less than an imitation of smoke; the third was what Richard termed an invisible green, an experiment that did not succeed against a background of sky.
"I hold but little discourse except with one and then chiefly of my own affairs," returned the old man, without the least observable apprehension, and pointing imposingly upward; "a Judge; and Judge of all.
His beard flowed imposingly downwards, out of sight, be tween the two brown hands gripping the edge of the table, and his persistent glance made sombre by the wide dilations of the pupils, fascinated.
Phra Singh Village is imposingly spacious, considering the dense neighbourbood in the old city where it is located.
Joseph Church, one of the oldest and most beautiful churches in our province, imposingly stands.
But while the pricing is still very competitive, the Rexton is now a modern, good looking, imposingly proportioned vehicle that drew plenty of admiring glances and comments during my week behind the wheel.
Standing imposingly with unceremonial grace on the Halban campus of the German University of Technology (GUtech) is the edifice of what is poised to be the focal point of all dwellings in the future.
With an arc sited atop its gates, and eight gigantic pillars hoisted in the front, the Mapo Hall stands imposingly on the historic Mapo Hills of Ibadan.
The Manhattan skyline is still imposingly enviable but it does not dwarf every city anymore.
Harb's rival, who was imposingly tall and bulky for his age, had swiftly triumphed.