English version

break a strike

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishbreak a strikebreak a strikeBELSTOP WORKING/GO ON STRIKEto force workers to end a strike The government has threatened to bring in the army to break the 10-month-old strike. break
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break a strikeThe company has threatened to hire 700 new workers in order to break the 10-month-old strike.
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