Synonyms of forbid in English:

forbid


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See UK English definition of forbid

See Spanish definition of prohibir

verb

1‘the act forbade discrimination on the grounds of sex’

SYNONYMS
prohibit, ban, outlaw, make illegal, veto, proscribe, disallow, preclude, exclude, rule out, bar, debar, block, stop, put a stop to, put an end to, declare taboo
informal give the red light to, give the thumbs down to, put the kibosh on
North American interdict
Law enjoin, restrain
ANTONYMS

permit