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synonyms for tabooing

  • constrain
  • curb
  • discourage
  • forbid
  • hinder
  • impede
  • obstruct
  • outlaw
  • prohibit
  • restrain
  • stymie
  • suppress
  • arrest
  • avert
  • bar
  • bit
  • bridle
  • check
  • cramp
  • enjoin
  • faze
  • frustrate
  • hog-tie
  • interdict
  • repress
  • sandbag
  • stop
  • taboo
  • ward
  • withhold
  • hang up
  • hold back
  • hold down
  • hold in
  • keep in
  • put on brakes
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antonyms for tabooing

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  • advance
  • aid
  • allow
  • assist
  • encourage
  • facilitate
  • forward
  • free
  • help
  • let go
  • permit
  • promote
  • push
  • release
  • support
  • approve
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How to use tabooing in a sentence

The tabooing was a less ornamental but more decidedly useful formality, for by it his person was declared sacred and inviolable.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 61, NO. 380, JUNE, 1847VARIOUS
The clubs all forbid poker, but the tabooing order is more honored in its breach than its observance.
CHICAGO, SATAN'S SANCTUML. O. CURON
I inferred rightly that my notoriety was what was tabooing me.
TRAMPING ON LIFEHARRY KEMP
There is, indeed, a positive harm that results from the tabooing of the theatre by religious people.
CHOPIN AND OTHER MUSICAL ESSAYSHENRY T. FINCK
No doubt there was a time when the stage was so profligate that the Puritans were justified in tabooing it altogether.
CHOPIN AND OTHER MUSICAL ESSAYSHENRY T. FINCK
But I can't lose a day of this wonder, and fortunately dear Aunt Ann never dreams of tabooing my sight-seeing.
AGAINST ODDSLAWRENCE L. LYNCH
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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