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vetoes

noun
plural of veto

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vetoes

verb
present tense third-person singular of veto

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to reject by or as if by a vote
  • my husband quickly vetoed my suggestion that we adopt the stray dog

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“Vetoes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/vetoes. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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