Latin definition for: veto, vetare, vetavi, vetatus


  • conjugation: 1st conjugation
  • voice: transitive


  1. be an obstacle to
  2. forbid, prohibit
  3. prevent
  4. reject, veto
  • Age: Late, post-classical (3rd-5th centuries)
  • Area: Poetic
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: Very frequent, in all Elementry Latin books, top 1000+ words
  • Source: “Oxford Latin Dictionary”, 1982 (OLD)

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