walkout

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noun walk·out \ˈwȯk-ˌau̇t\

Definition of walkout

  1. 1 :  strike 3a

  2. 2 :  the action of leaving a meeting or organization as an expression of disapproval

Examples of walkout in a Sentence

  1. Hundreds of workers staged a walkout to protest conditions in the factory.

  2. after four weeks of the walkout, management gave in

1881

First Known Use of walkout

1881


WALKOUT Defined for English Language Learners

walkout

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noun walk·out \ˈwȯk-ˌau̇t\

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

walkout

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noun walk·out \ˈwȯk-ˌau̇t\

Definition of walkout for Students

  1. 1 :  a labor strike

  2. 2 :  the act of leaving a meeting or organization to show disapproval


Law Dictionary

walkout

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noun walk·out \ˈwȯk-ˌau̇t\

Legal Definition of walkout

  1. 1 :  strike

  2. 2 :  the action of leaving a meeting or organization as an expression of disapproval



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