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Taboo

Definition of taboo:

part of speech: adjective

Set apart or sacred by religious custom; prohibited by social custom.

part of speech: verb

To forbid approach or allusion to.

part of speech: participle

Tabooing.

part of speech: noun

A religious interdict among the Polynesians; prohibition.

part of speech: verb

To forbid approach to, or use of.

part of speech: noun

A religious system or practice, in use among certain savage races, by which certain acts and things were made sacred and forbidden; ban.

part of speech: participle

Tabooed.

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