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Meaning of “ban” - Learner’s Dictionary

ban

verb [T]     /bæn/ ( present participle banning, past tense and past participle banned)
B2 to officially say that someone must not do something: A lot of people think boxing should be banned. [+ from + doing sth] Ian's been banned from driving for 2 years.Forbidding and banning things
Translations of “ban”
in Korean -을 금지하다…
in Arabic يَحْظُر, يَمْنَع…
in Portuguese proibir…
in Catalan prohibir…
in Japanese ~を禁止する, 禁じる…
in Italian vietare, bandire…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指官方)禁止…
in Russian запрещать…
in Turkish resmen yasaklamak, men etmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指官方)禁止…
in Polish zabraniać, zakazywać…
(Definition of ban verb from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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