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VETO





Definition:

  1. [noun] a vote that blocks a decision

  2. [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)

  3. [verb] vote against; refuse to endorse; refuse to assent; "The President vetoed the bill"
    Synonyms: blackball, negative

  4. [verb] command against; "I forbid you to call me late at night"; "Mother vetoed the trip to the chocolate store"
    Synonyms: forbid, prohibit, interdict, proscribe, disallow

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