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taboo also: tabu
British English: /təˈbuː/
American English: /təˈbu/
, /tæˈbu/

Translation of taboo in German:


  • Tabu, das
    be under a taboo
    tabu sein


  • tabuisiert
    be taboo
    tabu sein

transitive verb

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