Words nearby open shop
Origin of open shop
OTHER WORDS FROM open shopo·pen-shop, adjectivean·ti-o·pen-shop, noun
Examples from the Web for open shop
There are a lot of unions whose workers are increasingly in competition with small, open-shop firms.
With the depression the open-shop movement took on a greater vigor.A History of Trade Unionism in the United States|Selig Perlman
Like the Labour Union, they valiantly fought the “open-shop” idea!The Cricket|Marjorie Cooke
Hence, United States Steels adherence to the open-shop principle was a deep and rankling wound in the side of the labor unions.United States Steel|Arundel Cotter
In factory number one the owner is a hard-driving business man, an active spirit in the so-called "open-shop" campaign.
Under McCullogh's regime this open-shop gumshoe artist had free access to the jail with instructions to go as far as he liked.The Everett massacre|Walker C. Smith
British Dictionary definitions for open shop
Cultural definitions for open shop
A business that employs both unionized and nonunionized labor.