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direct action

Translation of direct action in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • acción (feminine) directa
    Example sentences
    • Delegates called for a campaign of mass civil disobedience, strikes and direct action to stop the war.
    • We have been using direct action and civil disobedience against the war and the army.
    • The two most effective forms of mass direct action are riots and strikes.

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