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American English: /ˈnoʊ ˌnoʊ/


  • [colloquial]eating with your fingers is a no-no
    comer con las manos es algo que no se hace or que está mal visto
    Example sentences
    • So an office at that end of the building is a definite no-no as the droning hum could drive me mad.
    • That sort of event was a definite no-no and he worked hard to prevent such things.
    • Wiggling out was a definite no-no since he had already made sure that I had nowhere else to turn to.
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