Definitions For Forbidding


  • An official prohibition or edict against something


  • Threatening or foreshadowing evil or tragic developments
  • Harshly uninviting or formidable in manner or appearance

Is Forbidding a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Forbidding is worth 18 points in Scrabble and 21 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Forbidding in a Sentence

  • A harsh and forbidding landscape
  • A dark, forbidding house, that is reputed to be haunted

Synonyms for Forbidding

Antonyms for Forbidding

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