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  • 1 PROHIBITION — (1919 1933) Par le XVIIIe amendement à la Constitution, ratifié en janvier 1919, la prohibition est instaurée aux États Unis. Désormais, il est interdit de fabriquer, de vendre et d’acheter sur le territoire fédéral toutes les boissons qui… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 prohibition — pro·hi·bi·tion /ˌprō ə bi shən/ n 1 a: an extraordinary writ issued by a higher court commanding an inferior court to keep within its proper jurisdiction (as by ceasing a prosecution) b: an order to refrain or stop 2 a: something (as a law) that… …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 Prohibition — (lateinisch prohibere ‚verhindern‘) bezeichnet das Verbot bestimmter Drogen. In zahlreichen Staaten mit mehrheitlich muslimischer Bevölkerung ist der Handel oder Konsum von Alkohol verboten. Als Alkoholprohibition wird auch die Zeit… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 4 Prohibition — Pro hi*bi tion, n. [L. prohibitio: cf. F. prohibition.] [1913 Webster] 1. The act of prohibiting; a declaration or injunction forbidding some action; interdict. [1913 Webster] The law of God, in the ten commandments, consists mostly of… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Prohibition — Sf Verbot per. Wortschatz fach. (19. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus l. prohibitio, Abstraktum zu l. prohibēre verbieten, fernhalten, abhalten , zu l. habēre haben, halten, handhaben und l. pro . Adjektiv: prohibitiv.    Ebenso nndl. prohibitie, ne …

    Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • 6 prohibition — [prō΄ə bish′ən, prō΄hibish′ən] n. [ME prohibicion < MFr prohibition < L prohibitio] 1. a prohibiting or being prohibited 2. an order or law that forbids ☆ 3. the forbidding by law of the manufacture, transportation, and sale of alcoholic… …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 prohibition — (n.) late 14c., from O.Fr. prohibition (early 13c.), from L. prohibitionem (nom. prohibitio) a hindering, forbidding, from prohibitus, pp. of prohibere hold back, from pro away, forth (see PRO (Cf. pro )) + habere to hold (see HABIT …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 8 prohibition — Prohibition. s. f. Terme des anciennes Ordonnances. Inhibition, deffense, &c. Nous faisons tres expresse prohibition …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 9 prohibition — ► NOUN 1) the action of prohibiting. 2) an order that forbids. 3) (Prohibition) the prevention by law of the manufacture and sale of alcohol in the US from 1920 to 1933. DERIVATIVES Prohibitionist noun …

    English terms dictionary

  • 10 Prohibition — Prohibition,die:⇨Verbot …

    Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

  • 11 Prohibition — n the period from 1919 to 1933 in the US when the production and sale of alcoholic drinks was illegal …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 prohibition — [n] ban, forbiddance bar, constraint, disallowance, don’t*, embargo, exclusion, injunction, interdict, interdiction, negation, no no*, obstruction, off limits*, out of bounds*, prevention, proscription, refusal, repudiation, restriction, taboo,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 13 prohibition — Prohibition, Vetatio, Inhibitio …

    Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • 14 Prohibition — For prohibition of certain other drugs, see Prohibition (drugs). For the general concept of legal prohibition, see Prohibitionism. For other uses, see Prohibition (disambiguation). A raid in 1925, in Elk Lake, Ontario Prohibition of alcohol,… …

    Wikipedia

  • 15 Prohibition — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Prohibition (homonymie). Une descente de police à Elk Lake, Ontario en 1925. La Prohibition fait références à plusieurs périodes de la première moitié d …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 16 prohibition — prohibitionary, adj. /proh euh bish euhn/, n. 1. the act of prohibiting. 2. the legal prohibiting of the manufacture and sale of alcoholic drinks for common consumption. 3. (often cap.) the period (1920 33) when the Eighteenth Amendment was in… …

    Universalium

  • 17 Prohibition — Untersagung; Verbot * * * Pro|hi|bi|ti|on 〈f. 20〉 Verbot, (bes.) Alkoholverbot [<lat. prohibitio „Verbot“] * * * Pro|hi|bi|ti|on, die; , en: a) [lat. prohibitio = Verbot] (veraltet) Verbot; b) <o. Pl.> …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 18 prohibition — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ absolute, blanket, total ▪ strict ▪ general ▪ constitutional (esp. AmE), federal (AmE) …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 19 prohibition — (pro i bi sion ; en vers, de cinq syllabes) s. f. 1°   Défense, interdiction. Prohibition du port d armes. •   Il [Pythagore] leur enjoignait [à ses disciples] de ne porter jamais la figure des dieux gravée sur des anneaux, ce qu on a toujours… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 20 Prohibition — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Prohibition >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 prohibition prohibition inhibition Sgm: N 1 veto veto disallowance Sgm: N 1 interdict interdict interdiction Sgm: N 1 injunction injunction Sgm: N 1 embargo …

    English dictionary for students