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“striker” in British English

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strikernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈstraɪ.kər/ us /ˈstraɪ.kɚ/

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“striker” in American English

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strikernoun [ C ]

us /ˈstrɑɪ·kər/

social studies a person, esp. a member of a labor union, who refuses to work until a satisfactory agreement with the employer has been reached

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“striker” in Business English

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strikernoun [ C, usually plural ]

uk /ˈstraɪkər/ us HR, WORKPLACE

a worker who refuses to do their job because they are not satisfied with their pay, working conditions, etc.:

Police dispersed a crowd of 300 strikers and supporters.

(Definition of “striker” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)