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Pronunciation of Taboo: Learn how to pronounce Taboo in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word taboo:

noun (plural taboos)
a social or religious custom prohibiting or restricting a particular practice or forbidding association with a particular person, place, or thing:
many taboos have developed around physical exposure
the use of violence must remain a taboo in our society
[mass noun]:
Freud applies his notion of taboo in three ways
a practice that is prohibited or restricted by social or religious custom:
speaking about sex is a taboo in his country
prohibited or restricted by social custom:
sex was a taboo subject
designated as sacred and prohibited:
the burial ground was seen as a taboo place
verb (taboos, tabooing, tabooed)
[with object]
place under a taboo:
traditional societies taboo female handling of food during this period

late 18th century: from Tongan tabu ‘set apart, forbidden’; introduced into English by Captain Cook