V. WORDS RELATING TO THE VOLUNTARY POWERS; INTERSOCIAL VOLITION

II. SPECIAL INTERSOCIAL VOLITION

Prohibition.

[Antonyms: permission.]

[Nouns] prohibition, inhibition; veto, disallowance; interdict, interdiction; injunction; embargo, ban, taboo, proscription; index expurgatorius; restriction (restraint) [more]; hindrance [more]; forbidden fruit; Maine law [U.S.]; blue law.

[Verbs] prohibit, inhibit; forbid, put one's veto upon, disallow; bar; debar (hinder) [more], forefend.

keep in, keep within bounds; restrain [more]; cohibit, withhold, limit, circumscribe, clip the wings of, restrict; interdict, taboo; put under an interdiction, place under an interdiction; put under the ban, place under the ban; proscribe; exclude, shut out; shut the door, bolt the door, show the door; warn off; dash the cup from one's lips; forbid the banns.

[Adjectives] prohibitive, prohibitory; proscriptive; restrictive, exclusive; forbidding

prohibited; not permitted [more]; unlicensed, contraband, under the ban of; illegal [more]; unauthorized, not to be thought of.

[Adverbs] on no account (no) [more].

[Interjections] forbid it heaven! (deprecation) [more].

hands off! keep off! hold! stop! avast!

[Phrases] that will never do.

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