outlawed outlawed  /ˈaʊt ˌlɔd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) contrary to or forbidden by law

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Since Wild Horse Annie's campaign got under way, most Western states have outlawed mustang hunting by plane on state lands.
  2. Kevin Carter was born in 1960, the year Nelson Mandela's African National Congress was outlawed.
  3. Only the Communists remained outlawed.

News

  1. House panel's proposal pushes services to wear common camo

    Service-specific camouflage will be outlawed if the House Armed Services Committee has its way.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Army Times

  2. ARMY TIMES: Week of June 10

    Service-specific camouflage will be outlawed if the House Armed Services Committee has its way.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Leaf Chronicle

  3. Social round up: Activists brave 114-degree heat to demonstrate outside presidential summit

    Click image to see more photos and the stories behind some of the protesters. (Torrey AndersonSchoepe) RANCHO MIRAGE, CALIF. - Demonstrators endured near-record breaking temperatures Friday to catch a glimpse of a presidential motorcade. Protestors were largely self-segregated into distinct groups: Vietnamese immigrants, Taiwanese immigrants and Falun Dafa followers, a religion outlawed in China ...
    on June 8, 2013     Source: The Lookout via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. Mushrooms "will be outlawed the same way as other drugs," Justice Minister Ernst Hirsch Ballin told reporters in The Hague. "The way we will enforce the ban is through targeting sellers."
    on Oct 12, 2007 By: Ernst Hirsch Ballin Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki said his troops had restored calm to the city and blamed "outlawed armed criminal gangs from the remnants of the buried Saddam regime" for the violence.
    on Aug 29, 2007 By: Nouri al-Maliki Source: Reuters Canada

  3. "Through more official consultations with these outlawed leaders, it may yet be possible to revive and expedite the stalemated peace talks between Israel and its neighbors," Carter wrote in an opinion piece for The New York Times.
    on Apr 27, 2008 By: Jimmy Carter Source: AFP

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