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  1. prohibitedadjective

    unlawful, criminal, illicit, illegal, illegitimate

Princeton's WordNet5.0 / 1 vote

  1. forbidden, out(p), prohibited, proscribed, taboo, tabu, verbotenadjective

    excluded from use or mention

    "forbidden fruit"; "in our house dancing and playing cards were out"; "a taboo subject"

    permissible, legal, allowable

  2. banned, prohibitedadjective

    forbidden by law

    banned, taboo, out(p), verboten, proscribed, forbidden, tabu

    allowable, permissible, legal

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  1. Seema Verma:

    President Trump took very early actions when it came to nursing homes, we prohibited visitors [ and ] put out guidance to both nursing homes and states.

  2. Mike Pompeo:

    We understand our re-imposition of sanctions and the coming pressure campaign on The Iranian regime will pose financial and economic difficulties for a number of our friends, but you should know that we will hold those doing prohibited business in Iran to account.

  3. John Milton:

    If it come to prohibiting, there is aught more likely to be prohibited than truth itself.

  4. De Mistura:

    Attacks on civilian areas with aerial indiscriminate bombs, such as vacuum bombs, are prohibited under international law, hitting crowded civilian markets killing almost one hundred of its own citizens by a government is unacceptable in any circumstances.

  5. David Boies:

    The Free Exercise Clause of the First Amendment prohibits the Government from imposing religious-based restrictions on the personal decisions of individual citizens, here, the State attempts to use religious criteria to decree to which secondary school parents may send their children simply because the parents receive generally available tuition assistance. This law strikes at the heart of, and is clearly prohibited by, the Free Exercise Clause.

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