Verboten meaning

vər-bōtn, fĕr-
The definition of verboten is German for forbidden.

If talking about politics at your dinner table is forbidden, political discussion is an example of something that is verboten.

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Forbidden; prohibited.
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Forbidden; prohibited.
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Origin of verboten

  • German past participle of verbieten to forbid from Middle High German from Old High German farbiotan bheudh- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition