verbieten

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ver- +‎ bieten, Old High German farbiotan. Compare Dutch verbieden, Low German verbeden, English forbid, Danish forbyde, Swedish förbjuda, Gothic 𐍆𐌰𐌿𐍂𐌱𐌹𐌿𐌳𐌰𐌽 (faurbiudan).

Verb[edit]

verbieten (class 2 strong, third-person singular simple present verbietet, past tense verbot, past participle verboten, auxiliary haben)

  1. (with dative) to forbid, prohibit
    Ich verbiete Ihnen in diesem Ton mit meiner Frau zu sprechen.
    I forbid you to talk in that tone of voice with my wife.

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