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synonyms for proscription

  • ban
  • bar
  • constraint
  • embargo
  • exclusion
  • inhibition
  • injunction
  • interdict
  • interdiction
  • negation
  • obstruction
  • prevention
  • prohibition
  • refusal
  • repudiation
  • restriction
  • taboo
  • temperance
  • veto
  • disallowance
  • don't
  • no-no
  • off-limits
See also synonyms for: proscriptive

antonyms for proscription

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  • OK
  • allowance
  • approval
  • freedom
  • permission
  • ratification
  • sanction
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How to use proscription in a sentence

Proscription and persecution were systematized in a manner without precedent, by the compilation of lists of all suspects.
A HISTORY OF THE INQUISITION OF SPAIN; VOL. 4HENRY CHARLES LEA
Proscription was not the result of any trial but of the caprice of the general, and that too without any warning.
HISTORY OF ANCIENT CIVILIZATIONCHARLES SEIGNOBOS
This Proscription of Sulla was the first instance of the kind, but it was repeated at a later time.
PLUTARCH'S LIVES, VOLUME IIAUBREY STEWART & GEORGE LONG
Proscription has its advantages—for one thing, it binds human hearts like hoops of steel.
LITTLE JOURNEYS TO THE HOMES OF THE GREAT, VOLUME 7ELBERT HUBBARD
Proscription, the miserable invention of ungenerous ambition.
SELECTIONS FROM THE SPEECHES AND WRITINGS OF EDMUND BURKEEDMUND BURKE
Cicero was included in the first 17 victims of the Proscription.
A SMALLER HISTORY OF ROMEWILLIAM SMITH AND EUGENE LAWRENCE
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WORDS RELATED TO PROSCRIPTION

  • ban
  • censure
  • commination
  • condemnation
  • curse
  • damnation
  • denunciation
  • excommunication
  • execration
  • imprecation
  • malediction
  • proscription
  • reprehension
  • reprobation
  • reproof
  • taboo
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.