Definitions For Prohibition


  • The action of prohibiting or inhibiting or forbidding (or an instance thereof)
  • A law forbidding the sale of alcoholic beverages
  • A decree that prohibits something
  • Refusal to approve or assent to
  • The period from 1920 to 1933 when the sale of alcoholic beverages was prohibited in the United States by a constitutional amendment
  • The act of not allowing something to be used or done
  • A law or order that stops something from being used or done
  • The period of time from 1920 to 1933 in the U.S. when it was illegal to make or sell alcohol

Is Prohibition 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 Prohibition is worth 18 points in Scrabble and 20 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Prohibition in a Sentence

  • The city's prohibition of smoking in restaurants
  • A prohibition against parking on the street

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