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English definition of “walk out”

walk out

verb [I/T]    /wɔk/ phrasal verb with walk    /wɔk/ verb [I/T]
to leave an event before it is finished because you are not enjoying it or because you do not agree with it: It was such a bad movie that I felt like walking out in the first fifteen minutes. If workers walk out, they go on strike (= stop working at their jobs in order to express a complaint): Airline pilots are threatening to walk out next week.
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