Name a word that’s acceptable in one language* but taboo in another.

*Can also refer to dialects and other variants of a given tongue, e.g. US vs UK English

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@AliceD Cunt.

Isn't cunt a cunt pretty much anywhere?

Fag - sticks or cigarettes in British English, derogatory word for gays in American English.

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@2767922

To defy the word that once seeked to end them all.

Years ago a Britt co-worker with asked to borrow a rubber. I gave him a strange look and he so, you know.. an eraser.

Fukmi Fukyoo

Also Don't go to India if your name is Terry MacAchute

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