What does the word prohibition mean?

Usage examples for prohibition

  1. We make a great to- do at home over the prohibition question, but in the Highlands they manage these matters more easily. – Our Journey to the Hebrides by Joseph Pennell and Elizabeth Robins Pennell
  2. The prohibition affects only aggressive war. – The Geneva Protocol by David Hunter Miller
  3. For it begins with casting a doubt on the reality of the prohibition. – Expositions of Holy Scripture Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus and Numbers by Alexander Maclaren