Definition of walkout in English:


Syllabification: walk·out
Pronunciation: /ˈwôkˌout


  • A sudden angry departure, especially as a protest or strike.
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    • We have had a massive rejection of the pay offer and there have been unofficial walkouts.
    • They know this would probably lead to solidarity walkouts and a wider strike.
    • There were walkouts of council workers in neighbourhood offices around Birmingham.
    strike, stoppage, industrial action, job action, revolt, rebellion

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