HyperDic: prohibition_era

English > 1 sense of the expression prohibition era:
NOUNtimeprohibition era, prohibitionthe period from 1920 to 1933 when the sale of alcoholic beverages was prohibited in the United States by a constitutional amendment
English > prohibition era: 1 sense > noun 1, time
MeaningThe period from 1920 to 1933 when the sale of alcoholic beverages was prohibited in the United States by a constitutional amendment.
Synonymprohibition
Broadertime period, period of time, periodAn amount of time
Spanishprohibición
Catalanèpoca de la prohibició, prohibició

©2001-22 · HyperDic hyper-dictionary · Contact

English | Spanish | Catalan
Privacy | Robots

Valid XHTML 1.0 Strict