Definition of "proscribe"
  1. To officially declare something as harmful or illegal
How to use "proscribe" in a sentence
  1. After a thorough review, the agency decided to proscribe the use of the chemical in food products.
  2. Because of its potential dangers, the government has proscribed the importation of the invasive species.
  3. The council acted to proscribe the use of plastic bags in all local stores to protect the environment.

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