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forbid

Pronunciation: /fəˈbɪd/

Translation of forbid in German:

v.t. (-dd-, forbad /fəˈbæd/ or, forbade /fəˈbæd; fəˈbeɪd/, forbidden /fəˈbɪdn/)

  • forbid sb to do sth jmdm. verbieten, etw. zu tun forbid [sb] sth [jmdm.] etw. verbieten it is forbidden [to do sth] es ist verboten[, etw. zu tun]

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