strikebreaker

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noun strike·break·er \-ˌbrā-kər\

Definition of strikebreaker

  1. :  a person hired to replace a striking worker

1904

First Known Use of strikebreaker

1904


STRIKEBREAKER Defined for English Language Learners

strikebreaker

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Definition of strikebreaker for English Language Learners

  • : a person who is hired to replace a worker who is on strike or who continues to work during a strike


Law Dictionary

strikebreaker

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noun strike·break·er \ˈstrīk-ˌbrā-kər\

Legal Definition of strikebreaker

  1. :  an individual hired to replace a striking worker



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