Circumscriptive is a related term of forbidding.
As adjectives the difference between circumscriptive and forbidding
is that circumscriptive
is that circumscribes or outlines while forbidding
is highly unpleasant or disagreeable.
As a verb forbidding is
As a noun forbidding is
the act by which something is forbidden; a prohibition.
highly unpleasant or disagreeable
threatening or menacing
The act by which something is forbidden; a prohibition.
* William Shakespeare
- But all these poor forbiddings could not stay him.