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Meaning of FORBIDDANCE

Pronunciation:  fur'bidns

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the action of prohibiting or inhibiting or forbidding (or an instance thereof); "they were restrained by a prohibition in their charter"; "a medical inhibition of alcoholic beverages"; "he ignored his parents' forbiddance"
  2. [n]  an official prohibition or edict against something
 

FORBIDDANCE is a 11 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: ban, banning, forbidding, inhibition, prohibition
 
 See Also: action, prohibition, test ban

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\For*bid"dance\, n.
The act of forbidding; prohibition; command or edict against
a thing. [Obs.]

      ow hast thou yield to transgress The strict
      forbiddance.                             --Milton.

 

 

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