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Verb: ban (banned,banning)  ban
  1. Forbid the public distribution of(a movie or a newspaper)
    - censor
  2. Prohibit especially by legal means or social pressure
    "Smoking is banned in this building"
  3. Expel from a community or group
    - banish, ostracize, ostracise [Brit], shun, cast out, blackball
Noun: ban  ban
  1. A decree that prohibits something
    - prohibition, proscription
  2. An official prohibition or edict against something
    - banning, forbiddance, forbidding
Noun: ban[2] (bani)
  1. 100 bani equal 1 leu in Romania
  2. 100 bani equal 1 leu in Moldova
Noun: BAN
  1. A bachelor's degree in nursing
    - Bachelor of Arts in Nursing

Derived forms: bans, banning, banned, bani

Type of: baccalaureate, bachelor's degree, criminalise [Brit], criminalize, decree, disallow, edict, expel, fiat, forbid, illegalise [Brit], illegalize, interdict, kick out, Moldovan monetary unit, nix [N. Amer], order, outlaw, prohibit, prohibition, proscribe, rescript, Romanian monetary unit, throw out, veto

Part of: leu

Encyclopedia: Ban, Iran