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|past tense||forbade or forbad|
new regulations forbidding the sale of landmines
Army policy forbids soldiers in uniform from talking to the news media.
International law forbids outsiders to interfere in civil wars.
You’re not going out tonight – I absolutely forbid it.
The situation is so dangerous that the relief agencies have forbidden their workers to go there.
Company directors were forbidden to comment on the crisis.
Hannah is a natural musician, although modesty forbids her to say so.
This is the British English definition of forbid. View American English definition of forbid.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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