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verboten

[ver-boht-n; German fer-boht-n] /vərˈboʊt n; German fɛrˈboʊt n/
adjective
1.
forbidden, as by law; prohibited.
Origin of verboten
1910-1915
1910-15; < German: past participle of verbieten to forbid
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verboten

/fɛrˈboːtən/
adjective
1.
forbidden; prohibited
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adj.

German, literally "forbidden" (see forbid).

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