Definisi 'forbidding'
English to English
adjective
1 Repelling approach; repulsive; raising abhorrence, aversion, or dislike; disagreeable; prohibiting or interdicting; as, a forbidding aspect; a forbidding formality; a forbidding air.
source: webster1913
adjective satellite
2 harshly uninviting or formidable in manner or appearance
Example:
• a dour, self-sacrificing life
• a forbidding scowl
• a grim man loving duty more than humanity
• undoubtedly the grimmest part of him was his iron claw
source: wordnet30
3 threatening or foreshadowing evil or tragic developments
Example:
• a baleful look
• forbidding thunderclouds
• his tone became menacing
• ominous rumblings of discontent
• sinister storm clouds
• a sinister smile
• his threatening behavior
• ugly black clouds
• the situation became ugly
source: wordnet30
noun
4 an official prohibition or edict against something
source: wordnet30
More Word(s)
disallow, forbid, interdict, nix, prohibit, prohibition, test ban, alarming, unpleasant,
Related Word(s)
forbid, forbidden, forbidding,

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