French translation of forbade
past tense of verb
- see forbid
Example Sentences Including 'forbade'
They forbade him, he said, to allow an attractive woman out on her own on a dark night.MR GOLIGHTLY'S HOLIDAY (2003)
Ropes were tied across each staircase and crude notices forbade entry.The Tartan Ringers
Would the old Duke have used such devilish devices, the same Duke who forbade even the use of the lash on drunkards?Anti-Ice
Trends of 'forbade'
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interdireto forbid sb to do sth [person]
défendre à qn de faire qch,
interdire à qn de faire qch
⇒ I forbid you to go out tonight!
Je te défends de sortir ce soir!
⇒ His pride forbids him to ask for help.
Sa fierté l'empêche de demander de l'aide.
- [action, thing]
Example Sentences Including 'forbid'
They do it all the time anyway without provocation heaven forbid I provoke them!Iced
Heaven forbid , Amy thought with a moment of savagery, that the hunger march should make any of us late for the hairdresser.The White Dove
They could fall ill --- God forbid --- or they could fail at school or drop out.RESCUING ROSE (2002)
Translation of forbade from the Collins English to French Dictionary