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EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

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.

TranslationsEdit

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VerbEdit

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.

AnagramsEdit


Crimean TatarEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish embargo

NounEdit

embargo

  1. embargo.

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

CzechEdit

NounEdit

embargo n

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

Further readingEdit


DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish embargar (to arrest)

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: em‧bar‧go

NounEdit

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

  1. embargo

EsperantoEdit

NounEdit

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

  1. embargo

FinnishEdit

NounEdit

embargo

  1. embargo

DeclensionEdit

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

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

embargo m (plural embargos)

  1. embargo

Further readingEdit


IdoEdit

NounEdit

embargo (plural embargi)

  1. embargo

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NounEdit

embargo m (plural embarghi)

  1. embargo

AnagramsEdit


PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish embargo

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

embargo n

  1. embargo

DeclensionEdit


PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

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)

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

See embargar.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /emˈbarɡo/, [ẽmˈbarɣo]
  • Hyphenation: em‧bar‧go

NounEdit

embargo m (plural embargos)

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

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit


SwedishEdit

NounEdit

embargo n

  1. embargo

DeclensionEdit

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