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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Tending to discourage (especially of prices).

Usage examples (35)
  • In many places they even have what may be called prohibitory reasons.
  • The prohibitory constitutional amendment was adopted.
  • Theism is in essence repressive, prohibitory, ascetic.
  • Those deep, dark eyes have a strong prohibitory force. for more
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