Popular Wordlists
  • word of the day

    veto

    veto - Dictionary definition and meaning for word veto

    Definition
    (noun) a vote that blocks a decision Definition
    (noun) 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) Definition
    (verb) vote against; refuse to endorse; refuse to assent
    Synonyms : blackball , negative
    Example Sentence
    • The President vetoed the bill
    Definition
    (verb) command against
    Example Sentence
    • I forbid you to call me late at night
    • Mother vetoed the trip to the chocolate store
    • Dad nixed our plans
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for veto

Powered by Mnemonic Dictionary

Veto and vote are opposites. Veto is to prohibit,disallow, while vote means, to approve, give consent.

in Indian idol2010 judges used their VETO power to save one of the contestants from being kicked out

pota act in india - power to arrest terrorist

Connect with us on Facebook