job action


noun

any means, as a work slowdown, of organized protest or pressure by employees to win some goal or gain from their employers.

Nearby words

  1. joanna,
  2. joanne,
  3. joannes,
  4. joash,
  5. job,
  6. job analysis,
  7. job bank,
  8. job case,
  9. job classification,
  10. job control language

Origin of job action

An Americanism dating back to 1965–70

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