Translation of "veto" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] uk us /ˈviː.təʊ/ US  /-oʊ/

to refuse to allow something

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。

(Translation of “veto verb” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)