PROHIBIT MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Prohibit Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To hinder; to debar; to prevent; to preclude.
  2. (v. t.) To forbid by authority; to interdict; as, God prohibited Adam from eating of the fruit of a certain tree; we prohibit a person from doing a thing, and also the doing of the thing; as, the law prohibits men from stealing, or it prohibits stealing.


Synonyms:
Disallow, Forbid, Interdict, Proscribe, Veto,

• Prohibitionist Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) One who favors the prohibition of the sale (or of the sale and manufacture) of alcoholic liquors as beverages.
  2. (n.) One who favors prohibitory duties on foreign goods in commerce; a protectionist.


Synonyms:
Dry,

• Prohibition Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) Specifically, the forbidding by law of the sale of alcoholic liquors as beverages.
  2. (n.) The act of prohibiting; a declaration or injunction forbidding some action; interdict.


Synonyms:
Ban, Forbiddance, Inhibition, Interdiction, Proscription,

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