English noun: forbiddance
|1.||forbiddance (communication) an official prohibition or edict against something|
|Synonyms||ban, banning, forbidding|
|Narrower (hyponym)||test ban|
|2.||forbiddance (act) the action of prohibiting or inhibiting or forbidding (or an instance thereof)|
|Samples||They were restrained by a prohibition in their charter.|
A medical inhibition of alcoholic beverages.
He ignored his parents' forbiddance.