English

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Etymology

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From Latin tacenda, future passive participle of taceo

Pronunciation

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Noun

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tacenda pl (plural only)

  1. Things that are not to be spoken about or made public.
  2. Things that are best left unsaid.

Latin

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Participle

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tacenda

  1. inflection of tacendus:
    1. nominative/vocative feminine singular
    2. nominative/accusative/vocative neuter plural

Participle

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tacendā

  1. ablative feminine singular of tacendus

References

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  • tacenda”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers