forbid


forbid

v. (formal)

1) to forbid categorically, expressly, outright

2) (H) she has forbidden him to smoke in her presence; I forbid you to take the car

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[fə'bɪd]
expressly
outright
(H) she has forbidden him to smoke in her presence
(formal) to forbid categorically
forbid you to take the car

Combinatory dictionary. 2013.

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