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prohibiting

See definition of prohibiting on Dictionary.com
  • as inprohibitive
  • as inrepressive
  • as inrestraining
  • as inwithholding

synonyms for prohibiting

  • excessive
  • exorbitant
  • preposterous
  • steep
  • expensive
  • extortionate
  • financial means conditional
  • forbidding
  • high-priced
  • limiting
  • preventing
  • proscriptive
  • repressive
  • restraining
  • sky-high
  • suppressive
  • constraining
  • forbidding
  • governing
  • coercive
  • restrictive

antonyms for prohibiting

MOST RELEVANT
  • cheap
  • inexpensive
  • moderate
  • reasonable
  • sensible
  • unlimited
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        How to use prohibiting in a sentence

        On November 22, he issued a proclamation prohibiting the importation of provisions from England.
        KING ROBERT THE BRUCEA. F. MURISON
        Earlier in 1651, Parliament had passed a law prohibiting foreign vessels from trading with the American colonists.
        HALLOWED HERITAGE: THE LIFE OF VIRGINIADOROTHY M. TORPEY
        Origen, Ambrose, and Augustine unite in prohibiting the representation of the Deity by any material object.
        THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
        By prohibiting the manufacture of starch the Government has done something to please Mr. Pemberton-Billing.
        PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 152, MAY 16, 1917.VARIOUS
        If they say the Territorial question—now, for the first time, there is no act of Congress prohibiting slavery anywhere.
        KEY-NOTES OF AMERICAN LIBERTYVARIOUS
        There would be consistency in prohibiting the manufacture and importation of intoxicating liquors, as well as the sale of them.
        HISTORY OF PRINCE EDWARD ISLANDDUNCAN CAMPBELL
        Proclamations were of consequence sent forth, prohibiting all persons from carrying pistols under a foot long in the barrel.
        THE FORTUNES OF NIGELSIR WALTER SCOTT
        In 1772 and 1773, some other royal warrants were issued, prohibiting over-regulation prices in equally peremptory terms.
        BRITISH QUARTERLY REVIEW, AMERICAN EDITION, VOLUME LIVVARIOUS
        Don Custodio and Padre Salvi consulted in whispers over the expediency of prohibiting such shows.
        THE REIGN OF GREEDJOSE RIZAL
        The laws prohibiting these do not forbid the lottery, nor can it be included under them by parity of reasoning.
        THE AGE OF ERASMUSP. S. ALLEN
        SYNONYM OF THE DAY
        OCTOBER 26, 1985
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        capacitor

        WORDS RELATED TO PROHIBITING

        • excessive
        • exorbitant
        • expensive
        • extortionate
        • financial means conditional
        • forbidding
        • high-priced
        • limiting
        • preposterous
        • preventing
        • prohibiting
        • proscriptive
        • repressive
        • restraining
        • sky-high
        • steep
        • suppressive
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