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The meaning of Boycott

ˈbɔɪ.kɒt

Boycott – definition

verb

Withdraw from commercial or social relations with (a country, organization, or person) as a punishment or protest.

Usage examples:

We will boycott all banks which take part in the loans scheme
noun

A punitive ban on relations with other bodies, cooperation with a policy, or the handling of goods.

Usage examples:

A boycott of the negotiations
verb

To refuse to buy a product or take part in an activity as a way of expressing strong disapproval

Usage examples:

The union called on its members to boycott the meeting., she organized an economic boycott of the c…
verb

To refuse to buy a product, do business with a company, or take part in an activity as a way of expressing strong disapproval

Usage examples:

Motorists boycotted the company's gas stations and its share price crashed., opposition parties boy…

Boycott translation into English

Boycott: translate from English into Chinese

Translate boycott into Chinese (Simplified)}
联合抵制, 抵制, 杯葛

Boycott: translate from English into Dutch

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Boycot, Boycotten, Uitsluiten

Boycott: translate from English into French

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Boycotter, Boycottage

Boycott: translate from English into German

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Boykott, Boykottieren, Verschiss

Boycott: translate from English into Hindi

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बहिष्कार करना, बहिष्कार, बॉयकाट

Boycott: translate from English into Italian

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Boicottare

Boycott: translate from English into Korean

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보이콧, 배화, 보이콧하다, 참가를 거부하다

Boycott: translate from English into Russian

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Бойкотировать, Бойкот

Boycott: translate from English into Spanish

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Boicotear, Boicoteo

Word origin

from the name of Captain Charles C. Boycott (1832–97), an Irish land agent so treated in 1880, in an attempt instigated by the Irish Land League to get rents reduced.

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