Synonyms and Antonyms of banning
the act of ordering that something not be done or used <the banning of the use of foul language at town council meetings was long overdue> Synonyms prohibition, barring, enjoining, forbidding, interdicting, interdiction, outlawing, prohibiting, proscribing, proscriptionRelated Words bidding, charging, decreeing, dictation, direction, instruction; deterrence, discouragement, dissuading; repression, suppression; coercion, compulsion, constraint, forceNear Antonyms allowance, permission, sufferance, toleration; approval, endorsement (also indorsement); authorization, clearance, license (or licence), sanction; encouragement, promotion, support; compliance, obedience, submission
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