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VerbEdit

Plain form
forbid

Third-person singular
forbids

Past tense
forbade

Past participle
forbidden

Present participle
forbidding

  1. (transitive) If you forbid someone from doing something, you do not allow them to do it; you disallow it.
    The teacher forbids you from eating or drinking during the class.

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