(British also trades union)
An organized association of workers in a trade, group of trades, or profession, formed to protect and further their rights and interests.
More example sentences
- Workers do use it every time they organise a trade union and fight for better wages and conditions.
- It is not an easy decision to become a trade unionist without a trade union.
- There are no political parties, no elections, no independent legislature, no trades unions, no bar association, no independent judiciary, and no independent human rights organisations.
Definition of trade union in:
- The US English dictionary