Sentence Examples


  • Indeed, the trouble and expense of these moulds sometimes prohibit its use.
  • Great Britain, instead of agreeing to prohibit the importation of bounty-fed sugar, was allowed to permit it under certain limits.
  • Much as she liked Sarah, the idea of Giddon's displeasure would prohibit any such intent.
  • At the Cape, in spite of a long endeavour to prohibit the import of the phylloxera, it appeared about 1884.
  • The acts establish a close time for wild birds and impose penalties for shooting or taking them within that time; prohibit the exposing or offering for sale within certain dates any wild bird recently killed or taken unless bought or received from some person residing out of the United Kingdom; the taking or destroying of wild birds' eggs, the setting of pole traps, and the taking of a wild bird by means of a hook or other similar instrument.