Meaning of “boycott” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /ˈbɔɪkɒt/

a situation in which people refuse to buy, use, or do something because they do not approve of it:

Environmental groups have called for a boycott of the company's products.
boycott verb [ T ]

Several countries boycotted the international peace talks.

(Definition of “boycott” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)