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debar

de·bar

debar

 
pronunciation:
dih bar
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: debarred, debarring, debars
definition 1: to shut out; exclude.
antonyms:
admit
similar words:
blackball, exclude
definition 2: to block the way of; prohibit; forbid.
antonyms:
admit
derivation: debarment (n.)