[ verb ] command against
"I forbid you to call me late at night" "Mother vetoed the trip to the chocolate store"
Used in print(Howard Nemerov, "Themes and Methods: The Early...)
The dramatic construction of his stories characteristically turns_on a situation in which someone is simultaneously compelled and forbidden to love .(Guy Endore, Voltaire! Voltaire!...)
That glory , craved for so long , was now forbidden to him .(Irving Stone, The Agony and the Ecstasy....)
`` The Bible forbids us to bow_down to or to make graven_images .