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Synonyms for tabu
təˈbu, tæ-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. taboo, tabu(noun)

    an inhibition or ban resulting from social custom or emotional aversion

    Synonyms:
    skip over, bound off, bolt, decamp, vamoose, run off, break camp, cut, make off, abscond, pass over, skitter, hop, skim, go off, skip, absquatulate, hop-skip, jump

  2. taboo, tabu(noun)

    a prejudice (especially in Polynesia and other South Pacific islands) that prohibits the use or mention of something because of its sacred nature

  3. forbidden, out, prohibited, proscribed, taboo, tabu, verboten(adj)

    excluded from use or mention

    "forbidden fruit"; "in our house dancing and playing cards were out"; "a taboo subject"

  4. taboo, tabu(adj)

    forbidden to profane use especially in South Pacific islands

    Antonyms:
    unclothed

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Tabu":

    Tabassum Hashmi, Tabbu, Tabassum "Tabu" Hashmi

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. tabu

    Synonyms:
    Taboo, see there

How to pronounce tabu?

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How to use tabu in a sentence?

  1. Mahele Nyota:

    Coffi Tabu told the Air Canada agent,' I don't know this man. Coffi Tabu and another passenger are not a couple,' but they said there was only one room.

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