Prohibir = To prohibit, to forbid

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Prohibir = to prohibit, to forbid (pro-ee-beer)

As in…

  • La fruta prohibida = Forbidden fruit. You’ll hear this in Cards Against Humanity en Español.
  • Prohibida la entrada = Entrance prohibited
  • ¡Te lo prohíbo! = I forbid you!
  • Estar prohibido = To be prohibited
  • Está prohibido fumar dentro de los restaurantes. = It’s prohibited to smoke inside of restaurants.
  • El amor prohibido = Forbidden love

 

Present tense conjugation for Prohibir

Yo: prohíbo (I prohibit)

Tú:  prohíbes (You prohibit)

Él/ella/usted: prohíbe (He/she/you [formal] prohibit[s])

Nosotros/nosotras: prohibimos (We prohibit)

Vosotros/vosotras: prohibís (You guys/you prohibit)

Ellos/ellas/ustedes: prohíben (They/You guys [formal] prohibit)