veto-v; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: reject, forbid or prohibit authoritatively

The Ministry of Defence has vetoed over all arms exports.
In 1961, President De Gaulle vetoed Britain's entry into the Common Market.
My boss vetoed my taking any more time off this year.
Your mother will surely veto our trip to the chocolate shop.

VerbNet: NP
FrameNet: NP
PropBank: veto.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1