from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. to stage a walkout or strike
  • v. to leave suddenly, especially as a form of protest

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. leave suddenly, often as an expression of disapproval
  • v. stop work in order to press demands
  • v. leave abruptly, often in protest or anger


Sorry, no etymologies found.


Sorry, no example sentences found.

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.