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English definition of “strike”

strike

noun
 
 
/straɪk/
NOT WORKING [C, U] B1 a period of time when people are not working because they want more money, etc: Teachers are planning to go on strike next month.Industrial relations
ATTACK [C] a sudden military attack: an air strike → See also hunger strikeAttacking and invading
(Definition of strike noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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