Portuguese translation of 'wildcat'
1. gato selvagem
2. (US: lynx) lince m
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Four of those five mines were closed recently because they have been hit by a wildcat strike involving thousands.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The closure was brought on by wildcat strikes that ended in tragedy when police killed 34 striking workers at the complex.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Yet while some of the wildcat strikers will be open about their hostility to foreign workers, union leaders have adopted a more subtle position.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Couldn't get a taxi because of a wildcat cabbies' strike?Times, Sunday Times (2006)
He spoke out weeks after wildcat strikes in protest at migrants taking British jobs.The Sun (2009)
Most wildcat action is over.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
One of Britain's biggest oil refineries faced a second day of wildcat strikes.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Prison officers called off their wildcat strike last night after their action caused chaos in jails and courts around England and Wales.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Some thought it could be a Scottish wildcat or a lynx.The Sun (2012)
That's not striking and any kind of wildcat action would be extremely damaging to his reputation.The Sun (2013)
The move follows a series of wildcat walkouts by workers protesting at jobs going to foreign workers when many British workers were losing their jobs.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The wildcat action is halting work at major mail sorting centres and delivery operations.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
In factories, workers rose up in contagious anger, staging one wildcat strike after another.The Passion of Michel Foucault (1993)
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Translation of wildcat from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary