Translation of "veto" - English-French dictionary


verb transitiveveto /ˈvitoʊ/ ( vetoes, vetoed )
to officially reject or forbid
opposer son veto

management have vetoed any further spending
la direction a opposé son veto à toute dépense supplémentaire


noun countableveto /ˈvitoʊ/ ( plural vetoes )
a rejection or prevention
veto masculine

The president has threatened a veto of the health care bill.
Le président a menacé d'opposer son veto au projet de loi sur les services de santé.

(Translation of “veto” from the GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


verb /ˈviːtəu/ (3rd person singular present tense vetoes, past tense, past participle vetoed)

to forbid, or refuse to consent to

mettre son veto à
They vetoed your suggestion.

(Translation of “veto” from the PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)