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Verb forbid has 2 senses
- forbid, prohibit, interdict, proscribe, veto, disallow - command against; "I forbid you to call me late at night"; "Mother vetoed the trip to the chocolate store"
--1 is one way to command, require, compel
Antonyms: permit, allow, let, countenance
Sam and Sue forbid the movie
- prevent, forestall, foreclose, preclude, forbid - keep from happening or arising; have the effect of preventing; "My sense of tact forbids an honest answer"
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