Portuguese translation of 'prohibitive'
(price etc) proibitivo
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And the transport costs are prohibitive.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
At first they considered setting up a tea shop, but the costs were prohibitive.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
There is another big obstacle to making electric cars mainstream: their prohibitive cost.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
But the costs are prohibitive for most people.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Like unpaid internships, the cost of most courses makes them prohibitive for many people.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Such is the rarity of family houses for sale in some areas that their prices are prohibitive.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
A price tag of around 20m was always going to prove prohibitive for a 31-year-old whose game is based on pace.The Sun (2011)
But only at a prohibitive price for a player who has yet to prove himself on the world stage.The Sun (2015)
That is a horribly prohibitive price but there is much evidence to justify its meanness.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
That means new cards must be bought, but the cost is prohibitive for many.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The move would remove the prohibitive cost from some poorer nations and avoid any conflicts from federations facing the prospect of sanctioning their star athletes.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Ticket prices are prohibitive for many, but this is only the beginning.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
But the building costs are prohibitive, so most people will need an alternative.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
But the cost may be prohibitive and it is hard to see how such treatment will be available to all.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Given the prohibitive price of truffles, this is a somewhat academic entry.Food Watch (1994)
According to a diocesan official, the cost of installing new bronze bells has become prohibitive.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
And that this is reinforced by tax laws that make it prohibitive.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Passenger Focus says that the benefits of regular departures are limited because of the prohibitive cost of fully flexible tickets.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The cost of reaching these reserves may yet prove prohibitive.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The number of teenage motorists on Britain's roads is shrinking as the cost of owning a car becomes prohibitive.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The only solution now would be to dial up ISPs overseas but the cost of international calls makes this prohibitive.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
At first, the cost was prohibitive.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Until earlier this year, Istanbul was the clear if not prohibitive favourite.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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British English: prohibitive ADJECTIVE
If the cost of something is prohibitive, it is so high that many people cannot afford it.
The cost of private treatment can be prohibitive.
Translation of prohibitive from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary