Taboo Meaning

There are 5 meaning(s) for word Taboo

Taboo Meaning 1 : a prejudice (especially in Polynesia and other South Pacific islands) that prohibits the use or mention of something because of its sacred nature

    Synonyms : tabu
Taboo Meaning 2 : an inhibition or ban resulting from social custom or emotional aversion

    Synonyms : tabu
Taboo Meaning 3 : excluded from use or mention

    Example : a taboo subject

    Synonyms : forbidden,  out,  prohibited,  proscribed,  tabu,  verboten
Taboo Meaning 4 : forbidden to profane use especially in South Pacific islands

    Synonyms : tabu
Taboo Meaning 5 : declare as sacred and forbidden