walk out Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Definition of “walk out” - English Dictionary

(Definition of walk out from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"walk out" in Business English

See all translations

walk out

phrasal verb with walk uk   us   /wɔːk/ verb [I or T]
HR, WORKPLACE to ​refuse to continue ​working and ​leave your ​office, ​factory, etc. to show your ​employer that you are unhappy about something: Workers are threatening to ​walk out over ​pay.
walk out of sth
to ​leave a ​room, ​meeting, etc. to show that you are not happy about something: Several ​people walked out of the ​meeting.
(Definition of walk out from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of walk out?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“walk out” in English

“walk out” in Business English

    There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
    There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
    by ,
    April 27, 2016
    by Liz Walter If you are a learner of English and you are confused about the words there, their and they’re, let me reassure you: many, many people with English as their first language share your problem! You only have to take a look at the ‘comments’ sections on the website of, for example, a popular

    Read More 

    Word of the Day

    star

    a very large ball of burning gas in space that is usually seen from the earth as a point of light in the sky at night

    Word of the Day

    trigger warning noun
    trigger warning noun
    May 02, 2016
    a warning that a subject may trigger unpleasant emotions or memories This is not, I should stress, an argument that trigger warnings should become commonplace on campus.

    Read More