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ἀπαγορεύ-ω, mostly in pres. and impf. only (ἀπερῶ being used as fut. by correct writers, ἀπεῖπον as aor., ἀπείρηκα as pf., and ἀπορρηθήσομαι, ἀπερρήθην, ἀπείρημαι as Pass. fut., aor., and pf.): aor. ἀπηγόρευσα Pl.Tht.200d (v.l.), D.40.44, 55.4, freq. in later writers: pf. ἀπηγόρευκα Arist.Phgn.808a11, Plu.2.1096f, etc.; Arist. (v. infr.) has pf. Pass. ἀπηγορευμένος:—
forbid, μὴ ποιεῖν τι Hdt.1.183, 3.51, Ar.Ach.169, etc.; ἀ. τινὶ μὴ ποιεῖν Hdt.4.125, Pl.Prt.334c, al.; ἀ. μηδένα βάλλειν X.Cyr.1.4.14; τινὶ ποιεῖν τι D.S.20.18; ἔμοιγε ἀπηγόρευες ὅπως μὴ ..ἀποκρινοίμην Pl.R.339a; τοῦ νόμου ἀπαγορεύοντος ἐάν τις .. Lys.9.6; ἀ. τι Id.10.6; περὶ ὧν ὁ νόμος ἀ. μὴ κινῶσιν Arist.Pol.1298a38; τὰ ἀπηγορευμένα things forbidden, ib.1336b9, cf. S.E.P.1.152.

2. dissuade, πολλὰ ἀπαγορεύων οὐδὲν ἤνυε Hdt.9.66, cf. 3.124; ἀ. τινί τι Plu.Arat.35.

II. intr., bid farewell to, c. dat., ἀ. τῷ πολέμῳ give up, renounce war, Pl. Mx.245b: c. acc., τὴν ἀγκιστρείαν Aristanet.1.17; lose, στρώματα εἰς τὴν βαφήν Eun.VSp.487 B.: c. part., give up doing, οὔτε λέγων οὔτε ἀκούων ἀ. X.Cyn.1.16: also, grow weary of, ἀ. θεώμενος Id.Eq. 11.9: abs., give up, flag, fail, Pl.R.368c, 568d, Tht.200d (answering to ἀπεροῦμεν above); ἀ. γήρᾳ by old age, X.Eq.Mag.1.2; ἀ. ὑπὸ πόνων to be exhausted by .., Id.An.5.8.3; ταχὺ ἀ. οἱ ἵπποι Arist.IA712a32; ἀ. πρὸς στρατείαν Plu.Cor.13; πρὸς κρύος Luc.Anach.24, cf. Eun.Hist. p.272 D.: also of things, τὰ ἀπαγορεύοντα worn out and useless, X. Cyr.6.2.33.

III. make an announcement, proclamation from, ἀπὸ τῶ λάω ὧ ἀπαγορεύοντι Leg.Gort.10.36, 11.13.