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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “veto”

veto

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈviː.təʊ/ US  /-oʊ/
to refuse to allow something
否决;禁止
In 1961, President De Gaulle vetoed Britain's entry into the Common Market.
1961年,戴高乐总统行使否决权,反对英国加入西欧共同市场。
[+ -ing verb] My boss vetoed my taking any more time off this year.
我的老板不允许我今年再请假。
Forbidding and banning thingsRefusing and rejecting
(Definition of veto verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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