Definition of “proscribe” - English Dictionary

“proscribe” in British English

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proscribeverb [ T ]

uk /prəʊˈskraɪb/ us /proʊˈskraɪb/ formal
proscription
noun [ U ] uk /prəʊˈskrɪp.ʃən/ us /proʊˈskrɪp.ʃən/

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

“proscribe” in American English

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proscribeverb [ T ]

us /proʊˈskrɑɪb/

to forbid an action or practice officially:

The sale of materials that could be used in making nuclear weapons is proscribed by US law.

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