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verb [transitive] vet pronunciation in British English /vet/
Word Forms
present tense
present participlevetting
past tensevetted
past participlevetted

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  1. 1
    to check someone’s character or reputation to find out if they are suitable for a particular job

    They have to vet individuals who work with children.

  2. 2
    to examine something in order to decide if it is allowed

    Party officials vetted every story that went into the paper.



to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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