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Synonyms for tabu
təˈbu, tæ-tabu

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Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. taboo, tabunoun

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


    allowable, secular, permissible, profane

  2. taboo, tabuadjective

    an inhibition or ban resulting from social custom or emotional aversion


    allowable, profane, permissible, secular

  3. taboo, tabuadjective

    forbidden to profane use especially in South Pacific islands

    verboten, taboo, prohibited, proscribed, out(p), forbidden

    secular, allowable, profane, permissible

  4. forbidden, out(p), prohibited, proscribed, taboo, tabu, verbotenadjective

    excluded from use or mention

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

    allowable, secular, permissible, profane

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  1. List of known nicknames for "Tabu":

    Tabassum Hashmi, Tabbu, Tabassum "Tabu" Hashmi

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD0.0 / 0 votes

  1. tabu

    Taboo, see there

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  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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