Synonyms of prohibit in English:

prohibit


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verb

1‘a law to prohibit the dumping of nuclear waste at sea’

SYNONYMS
forbid, ban, bar, interdict, veto, proscribe, make illegal, place an embargo on, embargo, disallow, outlaw
taboo
enjoin, restrain
ANTONYMS

permit, authorize

2‘his old age and illness prohibited him from attending’

SYNONYMS
prevent, stop, rule out, preclude, make impossible, hinder, impede, hamper, obstruct, restrict, constrain
ANTONYMS

allow, facilitate