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fərˈbɪd n, fɔr-for·bid·den

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. forbidden, out(p), prohibited, proscribed, taboo, tabu, verboten(adj)

    excluded from use or mention

    "forbidden fruit"; "in our house dancing and playing cards were out"; "a taboo subject"

Wiktionary

  1. forbidden(Adjective)

    not allowed.

    Etymology: From to forbid.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Forbidden

    of Forbid

  2. Forbidden(adj)

    prohibited; interdicted

Freebase

  1. Forbidden

    Forbidden is a thrash metal band from the San Francisco Bay Area. Formed in 1985 as Forbidden Evil, the group was founded by Russ Anderson and Craig Locicero, who are both permanent members. Since their formation, Forbidden have broken up and reformed twice with numerous line-up changes. The current line-up of the band comprises Anderson, Locicero, Matt Comacho, Steve Smyth and Mark Hernandez. Along with Death Angel, Defiance, Testament and Exodus, they are one of the most successful Bay Area thrash metal bands and earned a growing fan-base in the underground music community and critical acclaim, with their debut album Forbidden Evil described by critics as a classic thrash metal album. Their early style was technical thrash metal, but the band later experimented with alternative and groove metal elements on their fourth album Green.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of forbidden in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of forbidden in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of forbidden in a Sentence

  1. H.L. Mencken:

    It is now quite lawful for a Catholic woman to avoid pregnancy by a resort to mathematics, though she is still forbidden to resort to physics or chemistry.

  2. Robert Burr:

    We’re going to see aware and desire and buzz, there will be a spike in the overall market because of its (Cuban rum) forbidden fruit syndrome.

  3. Zeid Ra'Ad Al Hussein:

    The deliberate starvation of people is unequivocally forbidden as a weapon of warfare. By extension, so are sieges, which deprive civilians of essential goods such as food. And yet over 450,000 people are currently trapped in besieged towns and villages in Syria -- and have been, in some cases, for years, food, medicine and other desperately-needed humanitarian aid is repeatedly obstructed. Thousands of people may have starved to death.

  4. Bruce Wells:

    My hunch on the Ditka quote is that it comes from a quirk of the King James translation, ancient Hebrew had a particular way of saying things like, 'and the next thing that happened was...' The King James translators of the Old Testament consistently rendered this as 'and it came to pass.' ''When phantom Bible passages turn dangerousPeople may get verses wrong, but they also mangle plenty of well-known biblical stories as well.Two examples: The scripture never says a whale swallowed Jonah, the Old Testament prophet, nor did any New Testament passages say that three wise men visited baby Jesus, scholars say.Those details may seem minor, but scholars say one popular phantom Bible story stands above the rest: The Genesis story about the fall of humanity.Most people know the popular version - Satan in the guise of a serpent tempts Eve to pick the forbidden apple from the Tree of Life. It's been downhill ever since.But the story in the book of Genesis never places Satan in the Garden of Eden.

  5. Zehava Gal-On:

    Why can't they give even general explanations. They are forbidden from saying the Shin Bet and Mossad ? , i am not the committee's rubber stamp.

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