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ultimatum

noun [C]
 
 
/ˌʌltɪˈmeɪtəm/
a statement that you will do something that will affect someone badly if they do not do what you want: The children were given an ultimatum - finish their work quietly or stay behind after class.Threats and warnings
Translations of “ultimatum”
in Spanish ultimátum…
in French ultimatum…
in German das Ultimatum…
in Chinese (Traditional) 最後通牒…
in Russian ультиматум…
in Turkish ültimatom, emir…
in Chinese (Simplified) 最后通牒…
in Polish ultimatum…
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