Sentence Examples

  • The constitution forbids the contraction of a state debt exceeding $1,000,000.
  • God appears to him in a dream and forbids him to go.
  • My mother forbids it.
  • North Dakota is one of the few American states whose constitution forbids the manufacture, importation 2 or sale of intoxicating liquors.
  • For instance canon 12 of the council of Chalcedon, which forbids more than one metropolitan see in a province; also canon 17 of the same council: " And if any city has been or shall hereafter be newly erected by imperial authority, let the arrangement of ecclesiastical parishes follow the political and municipal forms ").