anti-strike

adjective
an·​ti-strike | \ ˌan-tē-ˈstrīk, ˌan-tī- How to pronounce anti-strike (audio) \
variants: or antistrike

Definition of anti-strike

: serving or intended to discourage or prevent strikes anti-strike laws … Papandreou instituted draconian anti-strike controls over public-sector employees to preempt any danger of trade-union resistance to the costs of the new financial course, as unemployment inevitably rose.— Perry Anderson

First Known Use of anti-strike

1859, in the meaning defined above

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“Anti-strike.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-strike. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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