strike|break|ing

strike|break|ing
strike|break|ing «STRYK BRAY kihng», noun.
forceful measures taken to halt a strike.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • strike|break|er — «STRYK BRAY kuhr», noun. a person who helps to break up a strike of workers by taking a striker s job or by furnishing persons who will do so. SYNONYM(S): scab …   Useful english dictionary

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  • heart´break´ing|ly — heart|break|ing «HAHRT BRAY kihng», adjective. crushing with sorrow or grief; extremely distressing: »heartbreaking news. –heart´break´ing|ly, adverb …   Useful english dictionary

  • heart|break|ing — «HAHRT BRAY kihng», adjective. crushing with sorrow or grief; extremely distressing: »heartbreaking news. –heart´break´ing|ly, adverb …   Useful english dictionary

  • fast-break|ing — «FAST BRAY kihng, FAHST », adjective. occurring suddenly in a rapid sequence of events: »a fast breaking news story, a fast breaking political crisis …   Useful english dictionary

  • ground|break|ing — «GROWND BRAY kihng», noun. the act of breaking ground to begin building …   Useful english dictionary

  • house|break|ing — «HOWS BRAY kihng», noun. the act of breaking into a house to steal or commit some other crime …   Useful english dictionary


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