Prohibition

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Prohibition->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ prohibition
prohibition
inhibition
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ veto
veto
disallowance
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ interdict
interdict
interdiction
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ injunction
injunction
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ embargo
embargo
ban
taboo
proscription
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ index expurgatorius
index expurgatorius
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ restriction
restriction
&c.(restraint) 751
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ hindrance
hindrance
&c. 706
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ forbidden fruit
forbidden fruit
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ Maine law
Maine law
=>(U.S.)
PARAG:Prohibition->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ prohibit
prohibit
inhibit
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ forbid
forbid
put one's veto upon
disallow
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ bar
bar
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ debar
debar
&c.(hinder) 706
forefend
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ keep in
keep in
keep within bounds
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ restrain
restrain
&c. 751
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ cohibit
cohibit
withhold
limit
circumscribe
clip the wings of
restrict
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ interdict
interdict
taboo
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ put under an interdiction
put under an interdiction
place under an interdiction
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ put under the ban
put under the ban
place under the ban
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ proscribe
proscribe
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ exclude
exclude
shut out
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ shut the door
shut the door
bolt the door
show the door
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ warn off
warn off
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ dash the cup from one's lips
dash the cup from one's lips
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ forbid the banns
forbid the banns
PARAG:Prohibition->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ prohibitive
prohibitive
prohibitory
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ proscriptive
proscriptive
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ restrictive
restrictive
exclusive
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ forbidding
forbidding
&c.->V.
prohibited
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ not permitted
not permitted
&c. 760
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unlicensed
unlicensed
contraband
under the ban of
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ illegal
illegal
&c. 964
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unauthorized
unauthorized
not to be thought of
PARAG:Prohibition->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ on no account
on no account
&c.(no) 536
PARAG:Prohibition->Int
GRP: \\ Int \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Int \\ 1 \\ forbid it heaven
forbid it heaven
=>!
&c.(deprecation) 766
GRP: \\ Int \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Int \\ 2 \\ hands off
hands off
=>!
keep off
=>!
hold
=>!
stop
=>!
avast
=>!

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • PROHIBITION — (1919 1933) Par le XVIIIe amendement à la Constitution, ratifié en janvier 1919, la prohibition est instaurée aux États Unis. Désormais, il est interdit de fabriquer, de vendre et d’acheter sur le territoire fédéral toutes les boissons qui… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • prohibition — pro·hi·bi·tion /ˌprō ə bi shən/ n 1 a: an extraordinary writ issued by a higher court commanding an inferior court to keep within its proper jurisdiction (as by ceasing a prosecution) b: an order to refrain or stop 2 a: something (as a law) that… …   Law dictionary

  • Prohibition — (lateinisch prohibere ‚verhindern‘) bezeichnet das Verbot bestimmter Drogen. In zahlreichen Staaten mit mehrheitlich muslimischer Bevölkerung ist der Handel oder Konsum von Alkohol verboten. Als Alkoholprohibition wird auch die Zeit… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Prohibition — Pro hi*bi tion, n. [L. prohibitio: cf. F. prohibition.] [1913 Webster] 1. The act of prohibiting; a declaration or injunction forbidding some action; interdict. [1913 Webster] The law of God, in the ten commandments, consists mostly of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Prohibition — Sf Verbot per. Wortschatz fach. (19. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus l. prohibitio, Abstraktum zu l. prohibēre verbieten, fernhalten, abhalten , zu l. habēre haben, halten, handhaben und l. pro . Adjektiv: prohibitiv.    Ebenso nndl. prohibitie, ne …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • prohibition — [prō΄ə bish′ən, prō΄hibish′ən] n. [ME prohibicion < MFr prohibition < L prohibitio] 1. a prohibiting or being prohibited 2. an order or law that forbids ☆ 3. the forbidding by law of the manufacture, transportation, and sale of alcoholic… …   English World dictionary

  • prohibition — (n.) late 14c., from O.Fr. prohibition (early 13c.), from L. prohibitionem (nom. prohibitio) a hindering, forbidding, from prohibitus, pp. of prohibere hold back, from pro away, forth (see PRO (Cf. pro )) + habere to hold (see HABIT …   Etymology dictionary

  • prohibition — Prohibition. s. f. Terme des anciennes Ordonnances. Inhibition, deffense, &c. Nous faisons tres expresse prohibition …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • prohibition — ► NOUN 1) the action of prohibiting. 2) an order that forbids. 3) (Prohibition) the prevention by law of the manufacture and sale of alcohol in the US from 1920 to 1933. DERIVATIVES Prohibitionist noun …   English terms dictionary

  • Prohibition — Prohibition,die:⇨Verbot …   Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

  • Prohibition — n the period from 1919 to 1933 in the US when the production and sale of alcoholic drinks was illegal …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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