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English definition of “walk out”

walk out

(STOP WORK) phrasal verb with walk     /wɔːk/ US  /wɑːk/ verb
to stop working or leave your job because of a disagreement with your employer: Workers are threatening to walk out. → See also walkoutIndustrial action
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