Antonyms

1. prohibition

noun. ['ˌproʊəˈbɪʃən'] a law forbidding the sale of alcoholic beverages.

Antonyms

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Words that Rhyme with Prohibition

  • predisposition
  • misrecognition
  • juxtaposition
  • retransmission
  • presupposition
  • decomposition
  • statistician
  • reimposition
  • redeposition
  • redefinition
  • precondition
  • pediatrician
  • obstetrician
  • mathematician
  • malnutrition
  • geriatrician
  • fondkommission
  • extradition
  • transmission
  • superstition
  • requisition
  • recondition
  • recognition
  • proposition
  • premonition
  • preignition
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Example sentences of the word prohibition


1. Noun, singular or mass
Speak with Guest Services if someone in your cabin has a medical restriction or other prohibition against drinking alcohol.

Quotes containing the word prohibition


1. How do we account for this paradox that the absence of Law universalizes prohibition ... The psychoanalytic name for this obscene injunction for this obscene call, ENJOY, is superego. The problem today is not how to get rid of your inhibitions and to be able to spontaneously enjoy. The problem is how to get rid of this injunction to enjoy.
- Slavoj Žižek

2. prohibition

noun. ['ˌproʊəˈbɪʃən'] a decree that prohibits something.

Synonyms

  • enjoining
  • banning-order
  • decree
  • edict
  • rescript
  • injunction
  • order
  • ban
  • interdiction
  • fiat
  • cease and desist order
  • proscription
  • enjoinment

Antonyms

  • snarl
  • entangle
  • disarrange
  • disorder

3. prohibition

noun. ['ˌproʊəˈbɪʃən'] the period from 1920 to 1933 when the sale of alcoholic beverages was prohibited in the United States by a constitutional amendment.

Synonyms

  • period of time
  • period
  • time period

Antonyms

  • disorderliness
  • divest
  • unalarming
  • pleasant

4. prohibition

noun. ['ˌproʊəˈbɪʃən'] the action of prohibiting or inhibiting or forbidding (or an instance thereof).

Synonyms

  • forbiddance
  • action

Antonyms

  • legalize
  • permit
  • decriminalize

5. prohibition

noun. ['ˌproʊəˈbɪʃən'] refusal to approve or assent to.

Synonyms

  • ban
  • interdiction
  • forbidding
  • refusal
  • forbiddance

Antonyms

  • war
  • deregulate
  • disorganise
  • disorganize
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