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English definition of “walk out”

walk out

phrasal verb with walk     /wɔːk/ verb [I or T]
HR, WORKPLACE to refuse to continue working and leave your office, factory, etc. to show your employer that you are unhappy about something: Workers are threatening to walk out over pay.
walk out of sth to leave a room, meeting, etc. to show that you are not happy about something: Several people walked out of the meeting.
(Definition of walk out from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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