Synonyms of embargo


1. embargo, trade embargo, trade stoppage, trade barrier, import barrier

usage: a government order imposing a trade barrier


1. embargo, ban, censor

usage: ban the publication of (documents), as for security or copyright reasons; "embargoed publications"

2. embargo, stop, halt, block, kibosh

usage: prevent commerce; "The U.S. embargoes Libya"

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Definition and meaning of embargo (Dictionary)