Translation of "embargo" - English-Spanish dictionary

embargo

noun uk /ɪmˈbɑː·ɡəʊ/ (plural embargoes)

an order by a government to stop trade with another country

embargo
an arms/oil embargo
We will not lift (= stop) the trade embargo until they end this war.
verb uk /ɪmˈbɑː·ɡəʊ/ (present participle embargoing, present tense embargoes, past tense and past participle embargoed)

to officially stop trading with another country

prohibir
They are planning to embargo oil imports.

(Translation of “embargo” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

embargo

noun /imˈbaːɡəu/ (plural embargoes)

an official order forbidding something, especially trade with another country

embargo
a trade embargo.

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