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Detailed Translations for forbidding from English to French


Translation Matrix for forbidding:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- ban; banning; forbiddance
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- baleful; dour; grim; menacing; minacious; minatory; ominous; sinister; threatening
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- hideous; ugly
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
dégoûtant forbidding; repelling; repulsive; revolting bald; churlish; cunning; despicable; dirty; disgusting; distasteful; does not taste good; dowdy; filthy; grimy; grubby; gruesome; heinous; icy; immoral; lack of moral; loathsome; nasty; nauseous; not good; not nice; obscene; putrefied; putrid; rancid; repellant; repellent; repugnant; repulsive; revolting; shocking; shoddy; sick; sickening; sickly; sleek; slippery; slithery; sloppy; slovenly; smooth; smoothly; sordid; unappetising; unappetizing; unpalatable; unsavory; unsavoury
insipide forbidding; repelling; repulsive; revolting abject; bland; boring; corny; cowardly; craven; cringing; deadening; dim; dull; faint; feeble; flat; frail; pale; repulsive; saltless; sick; silly; stale; tasteless; unappetising; unappetizing; unsavory; unsavoury; vapid; wan; weak; without style
peu appétissant forbidding; repelling; repulsive; revolting flat; repulsive; stale; unappetising; unappetizing; unsavory; unsavoury
repoussant forbidding; repelling; repulsive; revolting distasteful; hideous; horrible; horrific; monstrous; nasty; nauseous; repellant; repellent; repulsive; revolting; shocking; sick; sickly; unappetising; unappetizing; unpalatable; unsavory; unsavoury
répugnant forbidding; repelling; repulsive; revolting abhorrent; abominable; barbaric; brutal; cruel; dirty; disgusting; distasteful; filthy; ghastly; gruesome; heinous; hideous; horrible; inhuman; inhumane; loathsome; nasty; nauseous; obnoxious; putrefied; putrid; rancid; repellant; repellent; repelling; repugnant; repulsive; revolting; shocking; sick; sickening; sickly; sordid; ugly; ugly as hell; ugly as sin; unappetising; unappetizing; unattractive; unpalatable; unsavory; unsavoury
répulsif forbidding; repelling; repulsive; revolting repellant; repellent; repulsive; revolting; unappetising; unappetizing; unsavory; unsavoury

Related Words for "forbidding":

  • forbiddingly

Synonyms for "forbidding":

Related Definitions for "forbidding":

  1. threatening or foreshadowing evil or tragic developments1
    • forbidding thunderclouds1
  2. harshly uninviting or formidable in manner or appearance1
    • a forbidding scowl1
  3. an official prohibition or edict against something1


to forbid verb (forbids, forbade, forbidding)

  1. to forbid (prohibit; ban; veto)
    interdire; prohiber; refuser
    • interdire verb (interdis, interdit, interdisons, interdites, )
    • prohiber verb (prohibe, prohibes, prohibons, prohibez, )
    • refuser verb (refuse, refuses, refusons, refusez, )

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
interdire ban; forbid; prohibit; veto keep from; obstruct; prevent
prohiber ban; forbid; prohibit; veto
refuser ban; forbid; prohibit; veto abstain; decline; disapprove of; fob off with; not follow up; push aside; refuse; reject; render thanks; say thank you to; scorn; spurn; thank; turn 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
Cross Translation:
forbid défendre; interdire verbieden — een bepaalde handeling strafbaar stellen
forbid défendre; interdire verbieten — Unterlassung fordern