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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