Prohibit synonyms and antonyms

prō-hĭb'ĭt

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(Archaic) To curse; condemn
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In the U.S., to remove the legal force of (contracts, etc.)
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To hold back or keep in check; control:
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A prohibition or restriction of freight transportation
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To block or fill (a passage) with obstacles or an obstacle. See Synonyms at block.
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Forbidden; prohibited.
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The blocking or limiting of the activity of an organ, tissue, or cell of the body, caused by the action of a nerve or neuron or by the release of a substance such as a hormone or neurotransmitter.
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So high or burdensome as to discourage purchase or use:
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To bar or hinder the progress of; obstruct or delay
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To prohibit (an action) or prohibit the use of (a thing); forbid with authority
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To forbid, refuse, or veto:
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(--- Biology) To decrease, limit, or block the action or function of (an enzyme or organ, for example).
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Having the power to prohibit.
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Proscribing or prohibiting, for example as according to a norm or standard
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An official prohibition or edict against something.
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(Law) A writ or process, granted by a court of equity, and, in some cases, under statutes, by a court of law, whereby a party is required to do or to refrain from doing certain acts, according to the exigency of the writ.
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The destruction of an enemy's military potential before it can be used
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To stop or impede the passage of or movement through; obstruct:
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To exclude or shut out; bar.
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(Law) To prohibit or restrain by a judicial order or decree; to put an injunction on.
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To forbid is defined as to order that something not occur, or to prevent something from occurring.
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To denounce or condemn:
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To exclude from use, approach, or mention; place under taboo.
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To forbid, prohibit, or decide against:
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To forbid
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The definition of halt is to hesitate, to put a stop to something or to come to a sudden stop.
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To keep (a person or thing) from doing something; impede:
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To make difficult to accomplish; to frustrate, act as obstacle.
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(Uncountable) The condition of being precluded
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A decree or law that prohibits.
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The written order of a court in the name of the state or other legal authority ordering the person addressed to either do something or restrain from doing something.
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To lock or bolt with a bar.
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To deprive of the right of church membership by ecclesiastical authority.
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Preclude is defined as to prevent something from happening or to prevent someone from doing something.
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To prevent the starting, advent, etc. of; preclude
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To grant license to; to permit; to consent to.
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To allow (something) to happen, to give permission for. [from 15th c.]
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To bring into a critical state; esp., to make critically in need
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To be indulgent or too indulgent toward; be partial to; prefer unfairly
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To give (someone) permission; to sanction or consent.
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To restrain within bounds; to limit; to confine; as, to restrict worlds to a particular meaning; to restrict a patient to a certain diet.
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Find another word for prohibit. In this page you can discover 53 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for prohibit, like: ban, outlaw, restrain, embargo, obstruct, verboten, inhibition, prohibitive, impede, interdict and nix.