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Meaning of WALK OUT

Pronunciation:  wok awt

 
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 Definition: 
  1. [v]  leave suddenly, often as an expression of disapproval; "She walked out on her husband and children"
  2. [v]  leave abruptly, often in protest or anger; "The customer that was not served walked out"
  3. [v]  stop work in order to press demands; "The auto workers are striking for higher wages"; "The employees walked out when their demand for better benefits was not met"
 
 Synonyms: strike
 
 See Also: abandon, desert, desolate, dissent, forsake, go away, go forth, leave, protest, resist

 

 

 

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