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Another word for ban

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Verb
  1. To refuse to allow

      1. A ban or inhibition resulting from social custom or emotional aversion.
      2. A prohibition, especially in Polynesia and other South Pacific islands, excluding something from use, approach, or mention because of its sacred and inviolable nature.
      3. An object, word, or act protected by such a prohibition.
      1. To prohibit; forbid:
      2. To denounce or condemn:
      3. To banish or outlaw (a person):
      1. To forbid by authority:
      2. To prevent; preclude:
      1. A fugitive from the law.
      2. A habitual criminal.
      3. A rebel; a nonconformist:
      1. To prohibit (an action or thing) or forbid (someone) to do something, especially by legal or ecclesiastical order.
      2. To cut or destroy (a line of communication) by firepower so as to halt an enemy's advance.
      3. To confront and halt the activities, advance, or entry of:
      1. To hold back; restrain:
      2. To cause (a person) to behave in a restrained or self-conscious way:
      3. To suppress or restrain (behavior, an impulse, or a desire) consciously or unconsciously.
      1. To command (someone) not to do something:
      2. To command against the doing or use of (something); prohibit:
      3. To have the effect of preventing; preclude:
      1. To direct (a person) to do something; order or urge:
      2. To require or impose (an action or behavior, for example) with authority and emphasis; prescribe.
      3. To prohibit or forbid:
      1. To refuse to allow:
      2. To reject as invalid, untrue, or improper.
      1. To exclude or shut out; bar.
      2. To forbid, hinder, or prevent.
    See also:

    allow

  2. To keep from being published or transmitted

      1. To put an end to forcibly; subdue:
      2. To curtail or prohibit the activities of:
      3. To keep from being revealed, published, or circulated:
      1. To interrupt or cut off (the voice, for example).
      2. To keep in or hold back; repress:
      3. To kill by preventing respiration; smother or suffocate.
      1. To make silent or quiet.
      2. To calm; soothe.
      3. To keep from public knowledge; suppress mention of. Often used with up :
      1. A person authorized to examine books, films, or other material and to remove or suppress what is considered morally, politically, or otherwise objectionable.
      2. An official, as in the armed forces, who examines personal mail and official dispatches to remove information considered secret or a risk to security.
      3. One that condemns or censures.
      1. To censor or cover up by writing over with black ink.
      2. (figuratively) To censor or cover up.
      3. (idiomatic, intransitive) To lose consciousness; to suffer a blackout.
Noun
  1. A refusal to allow

    See also:

    allow

Another word for ban

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