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To do so, governments need to boost the adoption of electric vehicles through clear tax incentives, diesel and petrol engine bans, and major infrastructure investments.

If such a ban is not possible, steps should be taken to improve air circulation, the study said.

The ban will apply to plastics that are designed to be used once and then discarded — water bottles, cutlery, candy wrappers and bags — that clog local waterways and overwhelm landfills, LeBlanc said.

Iowa’s House speaker said he can’t make lawmakers wear masks — but he did enforce a ban on jeansRep.

To get the space off right, Smith set up the pop-up in a matter of days, installing everything from the electric lines to blow-up snowmen to ensure the igloos would be ready for the deep winter chill and the temporary complete ban on indoor dining.

If the Israel model ban were directed towards disordered eating, Ravin says she would support it whole-heartedly.

But in 1969, a longstanding practice was challenged—its ban on women.

A ban on the ringing of church bells, lifted in 1941, was reimposed.

Aside from a blanket ban, social media platforms like Twitter, Facebook, and Reddit are nearly impossible to control.

Or are the risks so great that a temporary ban is necessary?

We no longer live in an age when down-trodden laborers meet by candlelight with the ban of the law upon their meeting.

Weary of their ungodliness the Church placed its ban upon them under this ban it seems they die.

Even when Christianity fell under the ban of persecution that freedom of sepulture was not at first interfered with.

For ten years Matthew and Mary lived happily together, or would have been happy if it had not been for the ban of the church.

"Aye ban tank we joost get it nice quiet van you come back again," Anderson remarked in mock melancholy.


On this page you'll find 101 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to ban, such as: boycott, censorship, embargo, injunction, prohibition, and refusal.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.