Third-person singular simple present indicative form of forbid.
Forbids Sentence Examples
The constitution forbids the contraction of a state debt exceeding $1,000,000.
The existence of physical evil, and still more of moral evil, forbids the assumption without qualification that the real is the rational.
God appears to him in a dream and forbids him to go.
Space forbids any attempt to sketch here the special growth of criticism in other countries, such as France, where the brilliant genius of Renan was in part devoted to the Old Testament, or within the Roman Catholic Church, which possesses in Pere Lagrange, for example, a deservedly influential critical scholar, and in the Revue Biblique an organ which devotes much attention to the critical study of the Old Testament.