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veto
used in Wuthering Heights

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Definition
to exercise the right to override another's decision by preventing their intended action
  • Mr. Linton has a prejudice against me: we quarrelled at one time of our lives, with unchristian ferocity; and, if you mention coming here to him, he'll put a veto on your visits altogether.
    Chapter 21 (36% in)

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