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Example Sentences for "forbid"

I forbid you to see that boy again!Japan's Constitution forbids the creation of an armyThe law forbids you from drinking and driving.

I forbid you to see that boy again!

Japan's Constitution forbids the creation of an army.

The Muslim religion forbids any depictions of God.

It is forbidden to drive at speeds exceeding 30 kph in a school zone.

When my brother went to Cuba for his holidays, he shopped in stores that were actually forbidden to the people living there.

Living together before marriage is forbidden in my culture.

The Pope continues to forbid the use of birth control to prevent unwanted pregnancies.

The climbers gazed up at the forbidding face of the cliff they were about to climb.

Anatole France once observed that the law, in its majestic equality, forbids the rich, as well as the poor, to sleep under the bridges, to beg in the streets, and to steal bread.

Karl Menninger once remarked that we need criminals to identify ourselves with, to secretly envy, and to stoutly punish. They do for us the forbidden, illegal things we wish to do.

There is a traditional proverb which observes that forbidden fruit is sweet.

Moslem tradition forbids women to make eye contact with men.

There is a Finnish proverb which states; Do it today! Tomorrow it might be forbidden.

A 1989 law in Florida forbids the release of more than ten balloons at a time, in order to protect marine creatures that often mistake balloons for food.

Private automobiles were forbidden on the island of Bermuda until 1948.

Scandinavian law forbids television advertising of foods to children.

In 1664, Maryland passed the first law that forbid English women from marrying black men.

Under religious law, alcohol is forbidden to all citizens of Sudan, but illegal brews are made in remote areas, and enjoyed by many people.

Find someone who thinks smoking should be forbidden in public buildings.


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