Definition of Forbade
1. Verb. (simple past of forbid) ¹
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Definition of Forbade
1. forbid [v] - See also: forbid
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Literary usage of Forbade
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"The seventh forbade ecclesiastics to exercise the military art or to hold a ... The tenth forbade ecclesiastics to be enrolled m the church-registers of ..."
2. The Chronicle of Jocelin of Brakelond, Monk of St. Edmundsbury: A Picture of by Jocelin de Brakelond, Jocelin, Lionel Cecil Jane, Francis Aidan Gasquet (1907)
"He himself clearly declared the reason , for this command, and forbade any official to contract • any debt above the sum of twenty shillings without ..."
3. The New Schaff-Herzog Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge: Embracing by Johann Jakob Herzog, Philip Schaff, Albert Hauck (1908)
"... he forbade them to take any steps for the election of a king in William's lifetime; and when William died, he forbade the archbishops of Cologne, ..."
4. The Iliad of Homer by Homer, John Graham Cordery (1871)
"... most wise In divination, and forbade his sons From this fell leaguer, but they would not hear, 380 Borne by their Fates right onward to their death. ..."
5. South Eastern Reporter by West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, West Publishing Company, South Carolina Supreme Court (1911)
"He was charged with knowledge of the law, which forbade the diversion, and, under the circumstances alleged, acquired no title. No consideration was paid to ..."
6. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1887)
"... a license from him, and thereupon he forbade them to use it, and they disregarded the prohibition, and he filed this bill charging them as infringers, ..."