Synonyms and Antonyms of taboo
that may not be permitted asking a guest how much money he or she makes is strictly taboo because it's a rude question to ask a stranger Synonyms banned, barred, forbidden, interdicted, outlawed, prohibited, proscribed, impermissible (also tabu), verbotenRelated Words intolerable, unacceptable, unbearable, unendurable; illegal, illegitimate, illicit, improper, inappropriate, unauthorized, unlawful, unlicensed; ineffable, unmentionable; unseemly, unsuitable; objectionable; disallowed, disapproved, discouraged; refused, rejected, revoked, unsanctioned, vetoed; repressed, suppressed; precluded, prevented, stopped; excluded, ruled out, shut out; blocked, hindered, impeded, obstructedNear Antonyms acceptable, bearable, endurable, tolerable; accepted, accredited, allowed, appropriate, approved, authorized, certified, endorsed (also indorsed), lawful, legal, legitimate, licensed, OK (or okay), permitted, warranted; accorded, granted, sanctioned, vouchsafed; brooked, condoned, countenanced; encouraged, promoted, supported; commanded, mandatory, ordered, required; proper, seemly, suitable, tolerated, unobjectionableAntonyms allowable, permissible, permissive, sufferable
Learn More about taboo
See words that rhyme with taboo Dictionary: Definition of taboo Medical Dictionary: Definition of taboo Spanish Central: Translation of taboo Nglish: Translation of taboo for Spanish speakers Britannica English: Translation of taboo for Arabic speakers Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about taboo
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up taboo? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).