job action Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “job action” in the English Dictionary

"job action" in British English

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job actionnoun [C usually singular]

uk   us   US
a ​temporary show of dissatisfaction by a ​group of ​workers, often by doing ​theirwork more ​slowly, in ​order to make ​managerspayattention to ​theirdemands
(Definition of job action from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"job action" in Business English

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job actionnoun [C or U]

uk   us   HR
→  industrial action : A ​24-hourjobaction was ​scheduled by ​unionworkers for Friday to ​protest against the company's ​plans to ​freezewages.
(Definition of job action from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “job action”
in Chinese (Simplified) 职工抗议行动…
in Chinese (Traditional) 職工抗議行動…
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