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Veto is a 4 letter word which starts with the letter V and ends with the letter O for which we found 5 definitions.

(n.) An authoritative prohibition or negative; a forbidding; an interdiction.
(n.) A power or right possessed by one department of government to forbid or prohibit the carrying out of projects attempted by another department; especially in a constitutional government a power vested in the chief executive to prevent the enactment of measures passed by the legislature. Such a power may be absolute as in the case of the Tribunes of the People in ancient Rome or limited as in the case of the President of the United States. Called also the veto power.
(n.) The exercise of such authority; an act of prohibition or prevention; as a veto is probable if the bill passes.
(n.) A document or message communicating the reasons of the executive for not officially approving a proposed law; -- called also veto message.
(v. t.) To prohibit; to negative; also to refuse assent to as a legislative bill and thus prevent its enactment; as to veto an appropriation bill.

Syllable Information

The word veto is a 4 letter word that has 2 syllable 's . The syllable division for veto is: ve-to

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