German translation of 'general strike'
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Portugal's credit rating was downgraded to junk status yesterday as a 24-hour general strike brought the country to a near standstill.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
In the north of the country, a general strike called in the Basque region did not have strong support.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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British English: general strike NOUN
A general strike is a situation where most or all of the workers in a country are on strike and are refusing to work.
Translation of general strike from the Collins English to German Dictionary