Definitions and translations for "sanction"

Definition of sanction

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Noun
1. An approval, by an authority, generally one that makes something valid.
2. A penalty, or some coercive measure, intended to ensure compliance; especially one adopted by several nations, or by an international body.
3. A law, treaty, or contract, or a clause within a law, treaty, or contract, specifying the above.
Verb
4. To ratify; to make valid.
5. To give official authorization or approval to; to countenance.
6. To penalize (a State etc.) with sanctions.
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English - English - sanction

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n. permission, authorization; approve; penalty imposed for disobedience of a law; bonus or reward given for obedience of a law; policy or principle designed to enforce a law
v. approve, authorize; endorse, ratify; penalize or encourage as a means of enforcing a law
n. sanction, punishment, penalization

English - Spanish - sanction

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s. sanción, castigo, medida correctiva, penalización
v. dar la aprobación a, aprobar, aprobar formalmente, asentir, avalar, consentir, dar crédito a, dar el visto bueno a, ratificar, rubricar, sancionar; confirmar

English - French - sanction

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n. sanction; décret; autorisation; consentement; droit; encouragement
v. sanctionner; ratifier; autoriser; encourager

English - German - sanction

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n. Strafe; Maßnehme zur Gesetzeshütung; Erlaubnis, Genehmigung; Ermutigung; Sanktion
v. erlauben, genehmigen; bestätigen; sanktionieren

English - Indonesian - sanction

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n. persetujuan, dorongan, izin dr berwenang untuk melakukan sesuatu, sangsi, hukuman thd pelanggar
v. menyetujui, memperkuat, mengukuhkan, memperkukuh, memperkukuhkan, mendukung

English - Italian - sanction

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s. benestare, approvazione, consenso, permesso; giustificazione; (Dir, Econ, Pol) sanzione
v. sancire; sanzionare; ratificare, confermare, convalidare; autorizzare, permettere, consentire; approvare, essere d'accordo su

English - Polish - sanction

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n. sankcja, usankcjonowanie, zatwierdzenie, aprobata, autoryzacja, konfirmacja
v. sankcjonować, usankcjonować, zatwierdzać, aprobować, konfirmować, zatwierdzić

English - Portuguese - sanction

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s. castigo, punição; aprovação de uma lei; ratificação; encorajamento; medida repressiva
v. sancionar, confirmar; permitir; encorajar

English - Romanian - sanction

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n. aprobare, confirmare, sancţiune, ratificare a unei legi, pedeapsă {jur.}, lege {jur.}, decret
v. aproba, confirma, agrea, sancţiona, autoriza, oficializa, consacra, consfinţi, susţine, ratifica o lege

English - Russian - sanction

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с. санкция, ратификация, утверждение, поддержка, одобрение, меры воздействия, предусмотренная законом мера наказания
г. санкционировать, ратифицировать, утверждать, утвердить, одобрить

English - Turkish - sanction

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f. uygun görmek, onaylamak, izin vermek
i. onay, izin, müsaade, yaptırım, müeyyide, yasaları çiğnemenin cezası

English - Ukrainian - sanction

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n. санкція, підтримка, мотив
v. санкціонувати, схвалювати, одобряти

French - English - sanction

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(f) n. sanction, punishment, penalization

English - Dutch - sanction

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zn. straf; maatregels ter naleving van de wet; bevestiging; aanmoediging; sanctie
ww. toestaan; toegeven; permitteren; aanmoedigen

English - Greek - sanction

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ουσ. έγκριση, επικύρωση, κύρωση, επιδοκιμασία
ρήμ. εγκρίνω, επικυρώ, κυρώ, επικυρώνω

French - Spanish - sanction

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1. (général) penalización (f)
2. (punition) sanción (f)
3. (droit) sanción (f); aprobación (f); ratificación (f)

French - German - sanction

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n. sanktion

French - Italian - sanction

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1. (général) penalizzazione (f)
2. (punition) sanzione (f)
3. (droit) sanzione (f); approvazione (f); ratifica (f)

French - Portuguese - sanction

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1. (général) punição (f); castigo (m)
2. (punition) sanção (f)
3. (droit) sanção (f); aprovação (f)

French - Russian - sanction

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n. санкция (f)

French - Turkish - sanction

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[la] onaylama; yaptırım, müeyyide; ceza

French - Dutch - sanction

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1. (général) bestraffing (f); straffen (n)
2. (punition) sanctie (f); strafmaatregel (m)
3. (droit) maatregel (m); homologatie (f); bekrachtiging (f); sanctie (f); goedkeuring (f); akkoordverklaring (f)

English - Arabic - sanction

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‏موافقة، عقاب، إقرار، تصديق، مرسوم، جزاء، الوازع، الرادع، عقوبة إقتصادية‏
‏قبل، أجاز، صادق، صدق‏

English - Chinese - sanction

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(名) 核准, 约束力, 处罚
(动) 认可; 赞许; 批准; 支持

English - Chinese - sanction

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(名) 核准, 約束力, 處罰
(動) 認可; 贊許; 批准; 支援

English - Hindi - sanction

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n. अनुमोदन, प्रतिबंध, प्रमाण, आश्रय
v. आज्ञा देना, मंज़ूरी देना, अधिकृत करना, दृढ़ करना

English - Japanese - sanction

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(動) 認可する; 是認する; 処罰する
(名) 認可; 是認, 許可; 処罰; 法の遵守により与えられる報酬; 法による拘束

English - Korean - sanction

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명. 재가, 인가; 시인; 위법 행위에 대한 제재; 적법한 행동에 대한 보상; 법률을 강화하기 위해 고안된 정책
동. 재가하다, 인가하다; 이서하다, 비준하다; 법률을 강화하기 위해 상벌을 주다

English - Vietnamese - sanction

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n. sự phê chuẩn, sự thừa nhận, sự tán thành, sự bằng lòng, sự đồng ý
v. qui định hình phạt, phê chuẩn, tán thành
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Verb forms for sanction
Present participle: sanctioning
Present: sanction (3.person: sanctions)
Past: sanctioned
Future: will sanction
Present conditional: would sanction
Present Perfect: have sanctioned (3.person: has sanctioned)
Past Perfect: had sanctioned
Future Perfect: will have sanctioned
Past conditional: would have sanctioned