- (in US) 1.1 [Politics/Política][ veto que indirectamente aplica el presidente al no firmar un proyecto dentro de los diez días establecidos ]More example sentences1.2 (delaying maneuver) maniobra (feminine) dilatoria
- The use of the pocket veto does extend the president's authority at a domestic level.
- Lincoln defeated the bill by a pocket veto, meaning he kept the bill unsigned for ten days, whereafter the bill became invalid.
- The pocket veto is absolute and it kills off a bill.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
In Spain, a ración is a serving of food eaten in a bar or cafe, generally with a drink. Friends or relatives meet in a bar or cafe, order a number of raciones, and share them.