There are 2 translations of ban in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /bæn/

vt (-nn-)

  • [book/smoking] prohibir*; [organization] proscribir*; [activity] prohibir*, vedar tomorrow's demo has been banned han prohibido or desautorizado la manifestación de mañana ban the bomb! ¡no a la bomba atómica!to ban sb from sth she's banned from that club tiene prohibida or vedada la entrada a ese club he was banned from playing for one year [Sport] lo suspendieron por un año the staff are banned from joining a trade union el personal tiene prohibido afiliarse a un sindicato
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    • Cars were banned from the park all day in a bid to keep traffic disruption to a minimum.
    • York tourism boats can continue to ply their trade, but rowers are banned from the river.
    • We therefore, demand that the internet be permanently banned from American homes.
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    • Part of his bail condition bans him from the Hoover Drive area.
    • To ban him presumably would be discrimination against people with bent arms.
    • Magistrates issued the ASBO which bans him from parts of Penhill estate and includes a curfew after hearing Liam led a gang of louts who terrorised residents.

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There are 2 translations of ban in Spanish:



  • 1 (prohibition) prohibición (f) to put o impose a ban on sth prohibir* algo there's a ban on alcohol at soccer matches han prohibido las bebidas alcohólicas en los partidos de fútbol to remove the ban on sth levantar la prohibición de algo to be under a ban estar* prohibido
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    • Hunt supporters were today preparing a legal challenge to the ban on hunting which they claim will put more than 250 people out of work across Hampshire.
    • The government of Indian-administered Kashmir is to launch a legal challenge to a ban on the weaving and trading of the world's most expensive shahtoosh shawl.
    • The Times & Citizen leads with the report that the Oakley Hunt is vowing to continue despite the possibility of a legal ban on fox-hunting.
  • 2
    (bans pl)

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