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
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The issue partly motivated a March 2016 protest that shut down a trustees meeting, as well as a student walkout later that spring.
Threats of a walkout last December forced the government to drop plans for a public-sector pay freeze in 2017.
During the weeklong strike in 1989, the longest in district history, campuses remained open but saw about twice as many student absences as usual during the walkout.
The president has tweeted several times since then to keep the issue in play, and said Pence's walkout was at his request.
But according to Pence’s boss, President Donald Trump, the walkout was his idea.
Watch Alvarez's walkout with a Mexican flag: Saturday night's match has been highly anticipated for years and looks to be a crowning moment for boxing's next signature star.
After leading a student walkout, he was bused to an all-white school in a nearby community.
The walkout lower level includes a full wet bar, TV/game room with fireplace, gym, fifth bedroom and full bath.
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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
First Known Use of walk out
walk out Synonyms
Synonymsbail, bail out, begone, book [slang], bugger off [British slang], bug off, bug out, buzz (off), clear off [chiefly British], clear out, cut out, depart, dig out, exit, get, get off, 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), scarper [British], shove (off), step (along), take off, vamoose, go
Antonymsarrive, come, show up, turn up
Related Wordsset out, start, strike out; abscond, decamp, escape, evacuate, flee, fly, get out, mizzle [chiefly British], run away, scat, scram, skip; go out, light out, step out; abandon, desert, forsake, vacate; emigrate; adjourn, remove, retire, retreat, withdraw
Near Antonymsabide, dwell, lodge, remain, settle, stay, tarry; approach, close, near; hit, land, reach
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