Meaning of “veto” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ T ] us uk /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.

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