Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: embargo
IPA transcription: [ɛmb'ɑɹɡoʊ]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: embargo, trade_embargo, trade_stoppage
    Meaning: a government order imposing a trade barrier
Usage examples
  • Already some owners and masters have begun to mitigate, to a certain extent, the embargo which the choice of a sea-faring life has in times past been understood to place upon married men.