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Definition of "interdictory" []

  • Being prohibited, interdicted. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "interdictory" in a sentence
  • ""They may be checked," Rieff writes, "but they are not liquidated, they are not destroyed by these interdictory processes any more than the instincts are liquidated or destroyed by therapeutic processes.""
  • "Russia denied this in spite of the fact that a number of shipments were stopped on the way, some in Austria, in interdictory operations by Western intelligence agencies."
  • "There was a little ravine to the left; the stream which had cut it in the steep southern slope of the ridge would be dry at this time of year, and he could make better time, and find protection in it from any chance shots when the interdictory barrage started."
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