The BBC embargoed previews of the Panorama documentary until transmission.
Almost all the hundreds of hours of interviews I conducted were embargoed—that is, not for publication before the end of 2008.
It is understood that both rubber and leather, together with wool, have been embargoed by most of the belligerent countries.
There are even many kinds of industrial raw materials and products which have never been embargoed by the Western Governments.
Napoleon decreed, and embargoed, and sequestered, with little effect upon national sentiment outside of New England.
A governmental restriction on trade for political purposes. The objective is to put pressure on other governments by prohibiting exports to or imports from those countries.