embargo

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See also: Embargo and embargó

English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish embargar (to arrest), from Latin in- + Vulgar Latin *barra. More at embarrass.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

embargo (plural embargoes or embargos)

  1. An order by the government prohibiting ships from leaving port.
  2. A ban on trade with another country.
    • 2004, Chris Wallace, Character: Profiles in Presidential Courage
      Instead he [Jefferson] proposed an embargo, an end to all trade between America and England.
  3. A temporary ban on making certain information public.
    This copy of the federal budget is under embargo until 2 p.m.

Translations[edit]

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Verb[edit]

embargo (third-person singular simple present embargoes, present participle embargoing, simple past and past participle embargoed)

  1. (transitive) To impose an embargo on trading certain goods with another country.
  2. (transitive) To impose an embargo on a document.

Anagrams[edit]


Crimean Tatar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish embargo

Noun[edit]

embargo

  1. embargo.

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Mirjejev, V. A.; Usejinov, S. M. (2002) Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary]‎[1], Simferopol: Dolya, →ISBN

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish embargo

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɛmbarɡo]
  • Hyphenation: em‧bar‧go

Noun[edit]

embargo n

  1. embargo (an order by the government prohibiting ships from leaving port)
  2. embargo (a ban on trade with another country)

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • embargo in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • embargo in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish embargo or French embargo (itself from Spanish), from Spanish embargar (to arrest).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌɛmˈbɑr.ɣoː/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: em‧bar‧go

Noun[edit]

embargo n (plural embargo's, diminutive embargootje n)

  1. embargo (order prohibiting ships from leaving port)
  2. embargo (ban on trade with another country)
    Synonym: handelsembargo
  3. embargo (temporary ban or restriction on making certain information public)

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: embargo
  • Indonesian: embargo

Esperanto[edit]

Noun[edit]

embargo (accusative singular embargon, plural embargoj, accusative plural embargojn)

  1. embargo

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

embargo

  1. embargo

Declension[edit]

Inflection of embargo (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative embargo embargot
genitive embargon embargojen
partitive embargoa embargoja
illative embargoon embargoihin
singular plural
nominative embargo embargot
accusative nom. embargo embargot
gen. embargon
genitive embargon embargojen
partitive embargoa embargoja
inessive embargossa embargoissa
elative embargosta embargoista
illative embargoon embargoihin
adessive embargolla embargoilla
ablative embargolta embargoilta
allative embargolle embargoille
essive embargona embargoina
translative embargoksi embargoiksi
instructive embargoin
abessive embargotta embargoitta
comitative embargoineen
Possessive forms of embargo (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person embargoni embargomme
2nd person embargosi embargonne
3rd person embargonsa

French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fr

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

embargo m (plural embargos)

  1. embargo

Further reading[edit]


Ido[edit]

Noun[edit]

embargo (plural embargi)

  1. embargo

Indonesian[edit]

Indonesian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia id

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch embargo, from Spanish embargo or French embargo (itself from Spanish), from Spanish embargar (to arrest), from Latin in- + Vulgar Latin *barra.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɛmˈbarɡo]
  • Hyphenation: èm‧bar‧go

Noun[edit]

embargo (plural embargo-embargo, first-person possessive embargoku, second-person possessive embargomu, third-person possessive embargonya)

  1. embargo:
    1. an order by the government prohibiting ships from leaving port.
    2. a ban on trade with another country.
    3. a temporary ban on making certain information public.

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

Noun[edit]

embargo m (plural embarghi)

  1. embargo

Anagrams[edit]


Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish embargo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

embargo n

  1. embargo (order by the government prohibiting ships from leaving port)
  2. embargo (ban on trade with another country)
  3. embargo (temporary ban on making certain information public)

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • embargo in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • embargo in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

embargo m (plural embargos)

  1. embargo (an order by the government prohibiting ships from leaving port)
  2. embargo (a ban on trade with another country)

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French embargo.

Noun[edit]

embargo n (plural embargouri)

  1. embargo

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See embargar.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /emˈbaɾɡo/, [ẽmˈbaɾ.ɣ̞o]
  • Hyphenation: em‧bar‧go

Noun[edit]

embargo m (plural embargos)

  1. embargo
  2. trade embargo
  3. distraint
  4. seizure, freezing (juridical detention of goods)
  5. foreclosure
  6. repossession

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

embargo n

  1. embargo

Declension[edit]

Declension of embargo 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative embargo embargot embargon embargona
Genitive embargos embargots embargons embargonas