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prohibiting

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of prohibiting

  1. the act of ordering that something not be done or used <not surprisingly, the prohibiting of the use of cell phones proved to be unpopular with patients visiting the doctor> Synonyms banning, barring, enjoining, forbidding, interdicting, interdiction, outlawing, prohibition, 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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