German translation of 'embargo'
⇒ oil/arms/trade embargo
⇒ to impose or place or put an embargo on sth
ein Embargo über etw acc verhängen
⇒ to lift an embargo on sth
ein Embargo über etw acc aufheben
⇒ to put an embargo on further spending
alle weiteren Ausgaben sperren
Example Sentences Including 'embargo'
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"The most obvious move would be to set up some kind of blockade or embargo.METAPLANETARY (2002)
Monsignor Rolfe would have no hope of claiming an embargo on it this time.GRACE (2002)
My only conversational embargo is on property prices,' said Andrea.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
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'embargo' in Other Languages
British English: embargo NOUN
If one country or group of countries imposes an embargo against another, it forbids trade with that country.
The United Nations imposed an arms embargo against the country.
British English: embargo VERB
If goods of a particular kind are embargoed, people are not allowed to import them from a particular country or export them to a particular country.
The fruit was embargoed.
Translation of embargo from the Collins English to German Dictionary