forbid dance

forbiddance

[fer-bid-ns, fawr-]
noun
1.
the act of forbidding.
2.
the state of being forbidden.

Origin:
1600–10; forbid + -ance

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forbiddance

noun
1. an official prohibition or edict against something [syn: ban
2. the action of prohibiting or inhibiting or forbidding (or an instance thereof); "they were restrained by a prohibition in their charter"; "a medical inhibition of alcoholic beverages"; "he ignored his parents' forbiddance" [syn: prohibition
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