banning banning  /ˈbæ nɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an official prohibition or edict against something
  2. (n) an official prohibition or edict against something
  3. (v) forbid the public distribution of ( a movie or a newspaper)
  4. (n) a decree that prohibits something
  5. (v) expel from a community or group
  6. (v) ban from a place of residence, as for punishment
  7. (v) prohibit especially by legal means or social pressure
  8. (n) 100 bani equal 1 leu in Moldova
  9. (n) 100 bani equal 1 leu in Romania
  10. (n) a bachelor's degree in nursing

Usage(s):

  1. A new state-level probe is aimed at banning the organization.
  2. Initiatives banning it were on the ballot in 11 states and passed in every one, overwhelmingly in almost every case.
  3. In 1933, Hitler became chancellor of Germany and soon consolidated his power, banning other parties and establishing totalitarian rule.

News

  1. How banning 3 useful word undermines immigration reform

    On April 2, 2013, the Associated Press announced amendments to its style book, effectively banning the use of the word … The post How banning 3 useful word undermines immigration reform appeared first on The Stillwater Gazette .
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Stillwater Gazette

  2. Banning police arrest suspect in multiple burglaries at local schools

    Banning police arrested an 18-year-old man on May 31 for committing multiple burglaries at Banning schools. Police responded on May 21 at 5:04 a.m. to an alarm at Central Elementary School in Banning. Officers found a broken classroom window and noticed a subject inside the classroom.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Record Gazette

  3. Banning school board appoints superintendent; board member resigns

    Former Beaumont Unified School District administrator Robert Guillen was appointed as Banning Unified School District’s latest superintendent during a May 9 closed session school board meeting conducted at Hemmerling Elementary School.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Record Gazette

Quotes

  1. "Under any standards of scrutiny that we have applied to enumerated constitutional rights, banning from the home the most preferred firearm in the nation to keep and use for protection of one's home and family, would fail constitutional muster,"...
    on Jun 26, 2008 By: Antonin Scalia Source: Christian Science Monitor

  2. "To answer all your messages (regarding) the vuvuzelas. I have always said that Africa has a different rhythm, a different sound," Blatter said through his twitter feed SeppBlatter. "I don't see banning the music traditions of fans in their...
    on Jun 14, 2010 By: Sepp Blatter Source: Toronto Sun

  3. "We want to ensure that Zimbabwe does not tour England next year and we will call for other countries to join us in banning Zimbabwe from the Twenty20 international tournament," Brown said during Prime Minister's Question Time.
    on Jun 25, 2008 By: Gordon Brown Source: AFP

Word of the Day
repudiate repudiate
/ri ˈpju di ˌeɪt /