Definition of 'unionist'
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Some of his floundering was the result of a desire not to appear intellectually superior to his fellow trade unionists.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
There is a fear former miners and unionists may try to disrupt the funeral by chanting and hanging offensive banners.The Sun (2013)
These organisations gave him the opportunity to win the trust of the senior trade unionists of that difficult period of industrial unrest.Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
But Hall is not just a trade unionist.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The devolved administration is facing collapse over the failure of Unionists and nationalists to agree controversial welfare reforms.The Sun (2015)
Trade unionists, politicians on both left and right and almost all the press were united in protest.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
In this work he gained the trust of people in many walks of life including trade unionists, politicians and church leaders.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The official march was a sea of colour and banners drawing a diverse crowd of public sector workers, trade unionists and students.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
He is part stroppy trade unionist, part renaissance man with his broad range of interests from media work to hotels to coaching.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
He was the only university printer to hold this post, and it was unusual for it to be held by a former trade unionist.Times, Sunday Times (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
You only have to use common sense to see it's not trade unionists and politicians but teachers and governors who know how to run schools.The Sun (2010)
Proposals expected in the party's manifesto would restrict the ability of militant trade unionists to hold open-ended strike ballots.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The great body of liberal politicians, trade unionists and civil rights activists who fought apartheid and have not compromised with the government is again on the march.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
His contribution to the stability of the country at that time has been acknowledged by Nigerian politicians, businessmen and trade unionists.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The pub is named after a strike by American women textile workers in 1912 and a song that has been adopted by women trade unionists.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
In recent weeks security for unionist politicians has been tightened and judges have been given increased protection, including bodyguards in court, after plots were uncovered.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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