forbidding

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

forbidding (comparative more forbidding, superlative most forbidding)

  1. highly unpleasant or disagreeable
  2. threatening or menacing

Translations[edit]

Verb[edit]

forbidding

  1. Present participle of forbid.

Noun[edit]

forbidding (plural forbiddings)

  1. The act by which something is forbidden; a prohibition.
    • William Shakespeare
      But all these poor forbiddings could not stay him.