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PROHIBITED

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does prohibited mean? 

PROHIBITED (adjective)
  The adjective PROHIBITED has 2 senses:

1. excluded from use or mention
2. forbidden by law

  Familiarity information: PROHIBITED used as an adjective is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


PROHIBITED (adjective)


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Meaning:

Excluded from use or mention

Synonyms:

forbidden; prohibited; proscribed; taboo; verboten; tabu; out

Context examples:

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

Similar:

impermissible (not permitted)


Sense 2prohibited [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Forbidden by law

Synonyms:

banned; prohibited

Similar:

illegal (prohibited by law or by official or accepted rules)


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