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prohibitive

美国发音:[proʊ'hɪbɪtɪv]
英国发音:[prəʊ'hɪbɪtɪv] [adj]
禁止的;禁止性的;抑制性的
(价格)非常高的
昂贵,高得惊人
不允许,不敢问津
过高的

[of price or cost] high enough to prevent people from buying.
When the price of something is prohibitive it is so high that it prevents people from buying it. The price of a car is prohibitive if it is too high for most people to buy. A law is prohibitive if it prevents people from doing something.