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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
Translations of “veto”
in Spanish vetar, vedar…
in Arabic حَقّ الاعتِراض…
in Korean 거부권을 행사하다…
in Portuguese vetar…
in French mettre son veto à…
in German Einspruch erheben gegen…
in Catalan vetar…
in Japanese ~に拒否権を発動する…
in Russian налагать вето…
in Chinese (Traditional) 否決, 禁止…
in Italian mettere il veto a…
in Turkish reddetmek, veto etmek…
in Polish zawetować…
(Definition of veto verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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