work stoppage

Definition of "work stoppage"
  1. A halt in labor activities undertaken by workers as a form of protest or labor strategy
How to use "work stoppage" in a sentence
  1. As negotiations stalled, the employees organized a work stoppage to press their demands.
  2. The work stoppage lasted a whole week until both parties arrived at a mutually beneficial agreement.
  3. In response to the proposed pay cuts, the workers initiated a work stoppage.

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