Word of the day

gave a big cigar


applaud, bless, boost, felicitate, laud, praise, salute, toast, stroke, wish joy to.
View More


English - United States Change

Enter your text below and click here for spell checking

Spell check of Forbade

Spellweb is your one-stop resource for definitions, synonyms and correct spelling for English words, such as Forbade. On this page you can see how to spell Forbade. Also, for some words, you can find their definitions, list of synonyms, as well as list of common misspellings.

Correct spelling:
Pa. t. of FORBID.


banned, barred, disqualified, forbidden, ignored, prohibited, proscribed, rejected, removed, repudiated, Amputated, Banished, Blackballed, Boycotted, Denied, Deported, Disallowed, Disbarred, Ejected, Eliminated, Eradicated, Evicted, Excised, Excluded, Excommunicated, Exiled, Expatriated, Expelled, Extradited, Ostracized, Ousted, Relegated, Renounced, blacklisted.
blocked, constrained, controlled, curbed, disapproved, inhibited, oppressed, outlawed, restrained, restricted, suppressed, Refused, Curtailed, Precluded, Prevented.
Examples of usage:
  1. The company fought desperately, and in April, 1624, appealed to Parliament, but King James forbade the Commons to interfere. – England in America, 1580-1652 by Lyon Gardiner Tyler
  2. Some flash of insight forbade him. – The Turnstile by A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason
  3. But Indian etiquette forbade haste. – The Plow-Woman by Eleanor Gates
  4. When the court now assigned me counsel, I rose and forbade them to appear for me. – Mohun, or, The Last Days of Lee by John Esten Cooke
  5. The two men who were with him seemed about to raise a shout, and wave their hats, but the pastor forbade them by a gesture. – The Settlers at Home by Harriet Martineau