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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Excluded from use or mention.

Usage examples (31)
  • In particular, it is a matter of avoiding the use of certain proscribed words.
  • The pious or personal animosity of Calvin proscribed in Servetus 35 the guilt of his own rebellion;
  • There are French writers outside of France: they are proscribed, that is to say they are free.
  • Opposed to this pleasurable expectancy of the proscribed was the uneasiness and doubt of the respectable. for more
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