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veto

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈviːtəʊ/ ( present participle vetoing, past tense and past participle vetoed)
If someone in authority vetoes something, they do not allow it to happen, although other people have agreed to it: The plan was vetoed by the President.Forbidding and banning things
Translations of “veto”
in Korean 거부권을 행사하다…
in Arabic حَقّ الاعتِراض…
in French mettre son veto à…
in Turkish reddetmek, veto etmek…
in Italian mettere il veto a…
in Chinese (Traditional) 否決, 禁止…
in Russian налагать вето…
in Polish zawetować…
in Spanish vetar, vedar…
in Portuguese vetar…
in German Einspruch erheben gegen…
in Catalan vetar…
in Japanese ~に拒否権を発動する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 否决, 禁止…
(Definition of veto verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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