Meaning of “forbidden” in the English Dictionary

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"forbidden" in British English

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forbiddenadjective

uk /fəˈbɪd.ən/ us /fɚˈbɪd.ən/

(Definition of “forbidden” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"forbidden" in American English

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forbiddenadjective

us /fərˈbɪd·ən, fɔr-/

not permitted, esp. by rule or law:

Automobiles are forbidden on the island.
He was strictly forbidden to talk with them.

(Definition of “forbidden” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)