Examples of walkout in a Sentence
Hundreds of workers staged a walkout to protest conditions in the factory.
after four weeks of the walkout, management gave in
Recent Examples of walkout from the Web
There were reportedly dozens of walkouts during the Monday night Cannes premiere of The House That Jack Built, the latest film from Danish third-rail enthusiast Lars von Trier.
Feeling frustrated by the last round of student walkouts, Nikolai Janchik and Andrew Stutesman set out to organize their own effort at their St. Charles high school.
The number of striking staffers appears to be slightly declining as the airline enters its 14th day of walkouts in recent months.
The labor action forced the cancellation of about 15% of Air France’s entire schedule and marked the 14th day of worker walkouts so far in 2018, according to The Associated Press.
Arizona is in for a sixth day of teacher walkouts and school closures.
The Round Valley Unified School District, serving Eagar, Ariz., and Springerville, Ariz., delayed school on the first day of walkouts for two hours for a march that drew 300 people.
Arizona parents kept scrambling to find alternative arrangements for their children as the state faced a fourth day of teacher walkouts Tuesday.
Arizona educators and #RedForEd supporters gathered at the Arizona Capitol on Tuesday for a fourth day of teacher walkouts.
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Examples of walk out in a Sentence
we simply walked out after waiting half an hour for someone to come and serve us
the salesclerks walked out upon learning of the second pay cut in six months
walk out Synonyms
bail, bail out, begone, bug off, bug out, buzz (off), clear out, cut out, depart, dig out, exit, get, get off, go, go off, move, pack (up or off), part, peel off, pike (out or off), pull out, push off, push on, quit, run along, sally (forth), shove (off), step (along), take off, vamoose;
beat it, hit the road, pull stakes (or pull up stakes), take a hike (also take a walk), take a powder;
WALKOUT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of walkout for English Language Learners
: a strike by workers
: the act of leaving a meeting or organization as a way of showing disapproval
WALKOUT Defined for Kids
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