from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Forbidden; prohibited.
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- adj. forbidden, prohibited
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- adj. excluded from use or mention
German, past participle of verbieten, to forbid, from Middle High German, from Old High German farbiotan; see bheudh- in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From German verboten ("forbidden"). (Wiktionary)