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
Hundreds of public and private school students took part in a school walkout to protest gun violence in schools and in Baltimore City.
Two of those events are walkouts held during the school day.
The massive walkout basement is unfinished, but plumbing for a bathroom and wet bar have been roughed in.
Some students across the U.S. have mobilized to push for stricter legislation, while others have been planning walkouts and similar demonstrations to amplify their message.
In the wake of the recent school shooting in Parkland, Florida, students are organizing, using protests and classroom walkouts to push for gun control reform in America.
Purely in terms of commercial potential, that might be too little, too late — if the significant number of walkouts and boos at the Berlinale press screening are anything to go by.
Students across the country have participated or will participate in walkouts in hopes of prompting gun control legislation.
Students all over the country have organized walkouts and protests after the mass shooting that killed 17 at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla.
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First Known Use of walkout
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
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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