Synonyms of forbid in English:

forbid


See definition of forbid

verb

1‘the act forbade discrimination on the grounds of sex’

SYNONYMS

prohibit, ban, outlaw, make illegal, veto, proscribe, disallow, preclude, exclude, rule out, bar, debar, block, stop, put a stop to, put an end to, declare taboo

informal give the red light to, give the thumbs down to, put the kibosh on

North American interdict

enjoin, restrain

ANTONYMS

permit