Meaning of “all-out strike” in the English Dictionary


"all-out strike" in Business English

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all-out strikenoun [ C ]

uk us

WORKPLACE a strike (= time when workers refuse to work as a protest) that involves all employees of a company or all members of a union (= organization representing workers):

The ballot showed a clear majority in favour of an all-out strike.

(Definition of “all-out strike” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)