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  Definition of veto
  1. a vote that blocks a decision
  2. the power or right to prohibit or reject a proposed or intended act (especially the power of a chief executive to reject a bill passed by the legislature)
  3. command against; "I forbid you to call me late at night"; "Mother vetoed the trip to the chocolate store"
  4. vote against; refuse to endorse; refuse to assent; "The President vetoed the bill"
Similar Words: forbid, prohibit, interdict, proscribe, disallow, blackball, negative

 

Hyponyms: pocket veto, ban, bar, debar, exclude, enjoin, outlaw, criminalize, criminalise, illegalize, illegalise, kill, shoot down, defeat, vote down, vote out

 

Entailments: vote

 

Derivational Morphology: forbid, prohibit, interdict, proscribe, disallow, blackball, negative, prohibition, ban, proscription, banishment, interdiction, inhibition, forbiddance, banning, forbidding

 

Anagrams: vote

 

 
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