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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