work stoppage


work stoppage

noun

Definition of WORK STOPPAGE

:  concerted cessation of work by a group of employees usually more spontaneous and less serious than a strike

First Known Use of WORK STOPPAGE

1943

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: work–stopper
Previous Word in the Dictionary: work stone
All Words Near: work stoppage

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up work stoppage? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More