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Forbid

For`bid´   Pronunciation: fǒr`bĭd´
v. t.1.To command against, or contrary to; to prohibit; to interdict.
[imp. Forbade (fǒr*băd"); p. p. Forbidden (fǒr*bĭd"d'n) (Forbid, [Obs.]); p. pr. & vb. n. Forbidding (fǒr*bĭd"dĭng).]
2.To deny, exclude from, or warn off, by express command; to command not to enter.
Have I not forbid her my house?
- Shak.
3.To oppose, hinder, or prevent, as if by an effectual command; as, an impassable river forbids the approach of the army.
4.To accurse; to blast.
He shall live a man forbid.
- Shak.
5.To defy; to challenge.
v. i.1.To utter a prohibition; to prevent; to hinder.
Verb1.forbid - command against; "I forbid you to call me late at night"; "Mother vetoed the trip to the chocolate store"
Antonyms:
countenance, permit, allow, let - consent to, give permission; "She permitted her son to visit her estranged husband"; "I won't let the police search her basement"; "I cannot allow you to see your exam"
2.forbid - keep from happening or arising; have the effect of preventing; "My sense of tact forbids an honest answer"
anticipate, avert, bar, block, check, curb, debar, deflect, deny, deter, discourage, dishearten, embargo, enjoin, estop, exclude, exclude from, fend, fend off, foreclose, forestall, halt, help, hinder, impede, inhibit, interdict, keep from, keep off, obstruct, obviate, outlaw, preclude, proscribe, refuse, reject, repel, repress, restrain, rule out, save, say no to, shut out, stave off, stop, suppress, turn aside, veto, ward off
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