Synonyms of taboo in English:

taboo


See definition of taboo

noun

1‘the taboo against healing on the sabbath’

SYNONYMS
prohibition, proscription, veto, interdiction, interdict, ban, restriction, boycott, non-acceptance, anathema
ANTONYMS

acceptance, encouragement


adjective

1‘drinking, smoking, and gambling in his father's house were all taboo’

SYNONYMS
forbidden, prohibited, banned, proscribed, vetoed, ruled out, interdicted, outlawed, not permitted, not allowed, illegal, illicit, unlawful, impermissible, not acceptable, restricted, frowned on, beyond the pale, off limits, out of bounds
unmentionable, unspeakable, unutterable, ineffable, censored
rude, impolite, indecorous, dirty
verboten
haram
New Zealand tapu
informal no go
rare non licet
ANTONYMS

permitted, acceptable, encouraged