embargo

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish embargar (to arrest).

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.

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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]

Spanish embargo

Noun[edit]

embargo

  1. embargo.

Declension[edit]

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish embargar (to arrest)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: em‧bar‧go

Noun[edit]

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

  1. embargo

Esperanto[edit]

Noun[edit]

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

  1. embargo

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

embargo

  1. embargo

Declension[edit]


French[edit]

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Noun[edit]

embargo m (plural embargos)

  1. embargo

Ido[edit]

Noun[edit]

embargo (plural embargi)

  1. embargo

Italian[edit]

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Wikipedia it

Noun[edit]

embargo m (plural embarghi)

  1. embargo

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish embargo

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

embargo n

  1. embargo

Declension[edit]


Portuguese[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)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See embargar.

Noun[edit]

embargo m (plural embargos)

  1. embargo
  2. distraint

Derived terms[edit]

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

embargo n

  1. embargo

Declension[edit]