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Detailed Translations for forbidden from English to German


Translation Matrix for forbidden:

AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- out; prohibited; proscribed; taboo; tabu; verboten
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- not permitted; unlawful

Synonyms for "forbidden":

Related Definitions for "forbidden":

  1. excluded from use or mention1
    • forbidden fruit1

Wiktionary Translations for forbidden:

  1. not allowed
  1. nicht erlaubt

Cross Translation:
forbidden verboten défenduinterdit, prohibé.
forbidden verboten interdit — Défendu par la loi ou la morale


to forbid verb (forbids, forbade, forbidding)

  1. to forbid (prohibit; ban; veto)
    verbieten; verweigern; versagen
    • verbieten verb (verbiete, verbietest, verbietet, verbot, verbotet, verboten)
    • verweigern verb (verweigere, verweigerst, verweigert, verweigerte, verweigertet, verweigert)
    • versagen verb (versage, versagst, versagt, versagte, versagtet, versagt)

Conjugations for forbid:

  1. forbid
  2. forbid
  3. forbids
  4. forbid
  5. forbid
  6. forbid
simple past
  1. forbade
  2. forbade
  3. forbade
  4. forbade
  5. forbade
  6. forbade
present perfect
  1. have forbidden
  2. have forbidden
  3. has forbidden
  4. have forbidden
  5. have forbidden
  6. have forbidden
past continuous
  1. was forbidding
  2. were forbidding
  3. was forbidding
  4. were forbidding
  5. were forbidding
  6. were forbidding
  1. shall forbid
  2. will forbid
  3. will forbid
  4. shall forbid
  5. will forbid
  6. will forbid
continuous present
  1. am forbidding
  2. are forbidding
  3. is forbidding
  4. are forbidding
  5. are forbidding
  6. are forbidding
  1. be forbidden
  2. be forbidden
  3. be forbidden
  4. be forbidden
  5. be forbidden
  6. be forbidden
  1. forbid!
  2. let's forbid!
  3. forbidden
  4. forbidding
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for forbid:

VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
verbieten ban; forbid; prohibit; veto
versagen ban; forbid; prohibit; veto become despondent; become disheartened; become dispirited; despond; falter; flinch; glance off; ricochet off
verweigern ban; forbid; prohibit; veto outvote; reject; ricochet; vote down
- disallow; foreclose; forestall; interdict; nix; preclude; prevent; prohibit; proscribe; veto

Synonyms for "forbid":

Antonyms for "forbid":

Related Definitions for "forbid":

  1. command against1
    • I forbid you to call me late at night1
  2. keep from happening or arising; make impossible1
    • My sense of tact forbids an honest answer1

Wiktionary Translations for forbid:

  1. to disallow
  1. Unterlassung fordern

Cross Translation:
forbid verbieten; untersagen verbieden — een bepaalde handeling strafbaar stellen
forbid verbieten interdiredéfendre quelque chose à quelqu’un, ne pas lui permettre par une décision d'autorité.