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prohibit
British English: /prə(ʊ)ˈhɪbɪt/
American English: /prəˈhɪbɪt/
, /proʊˈhɪbɪt/

Translation of prohibit in French:

transitive verb

  • 1 (forbid) to prohibit somebody from doing
    interdire à quelqu'un de faire
    children are prohibited from using the elevator
    il est interdit aux enfants d'utiliser l'ascenseur
    ‘smoking prohibited’
    ‘défense de fumer’
  • 2 [formal] (make impossible)
    empêcher (from doing de faire)
    his poor health prohibits him from playing sports
    sa mauvaise santé l'empêche de faire du sport

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