GRE Word List


tending to prohibit or restrain

The meaning of the word prohibitive is tending to prohibit or restrain.

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dispiritedto deprive of morale or enthusiasm
dictuma noteworthy statement: such as
pyromaniaca person who has an uncontrollable impulse to start fires : a person affected by pyromania
cabalthe contrived schemes of a group of persons secretly united in a plot (as to overturn a government)
inconsequentialof no significance : unimportant
reparablecapable of being repaired
polyglotone who is polyglot
mobilecapable of moving or being moved : movable
imperativenot to be avoided or evaded : necessary