Translation of go-slow in Spanish:

go-slow

huelga pasiva, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈɡoʊ ˈˌsloʊ//ˌɡəʊˈsləʊ/

noun

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    huelga pasiva feminine
    huelga de celo feminine Spain
    trabajo a reglamento masculine Southern Cone
    • They've also threatened to discipline people for an alleged go-slow.
    • The government's measures have provoked other forms of disruption, such as go-slows by lorries on motorways and major city roads.
    • The plantation trade unions in Sri Lanka have called off a campaign of two-hour stoppages and go-slows by 450,000 tea and rubber plantation workers who were demanding a wage increase.
    • On September 30, another strike began, following a go-slow at a number of the company's mines.
    • One Dutch team and all four Spanish teams withdrew from a race that was reduced to a farce as the riders protested with go-slows.
    • Blockades and go-slows aimed at pressurising the Government into cutting fuel duties took place across the country in 2000, sparking panic buying and shortages at filling stations.
    • The paper reported that in Nakuru, more than 350 employees went on a go-slow to protest the delay in paying salary arrears and allowances.
    • The go-slow is causing serious delays to air traffic with several flights cancelled on Monday.
    • The workers, who have been on a go-slow for the past week, began a full-scale strike on October 25, accusing the ministry of breaking its promise to increase salaries by the end of that month.
    • This attack on democratic rights is in response to the campaign by many present and former employees for the reinstatement of the 1,300 dismissed workers through go-slows, lunchtime pickets and petitions.
    • Hauliers are planning a go-slow to delay traffic.
    • The workers committee said that it would also consider other forms of protest, including go-slows.
    • Sky-high forecourt prices in the wake of Hurricane Katrina have prompted veteran fuel protesters to threaten motorway go-slows and refinery blockades in the coming week.
    • The riders' response was one of anger at their treatment - and there were roadside sit-ins and go-slows before Paris was reached by a relieved peloton.
    • This resistance could include workplace go-slows, mass sick leaves, industrial and military sabotage, and the non-payment of rents and taxes.
    • On July 5, civil servants in Liberia started a go-slow to support their demand for the government to pay their salary arrears.
    • Dozens of flights from the international airport were delayed as part of the protests and baggage-handling staff held a go-slow.
    • Frustrated taxi drivers have staged a go-slow to protest against the towns council's recent decision to remove the central and busiest taxi rank.
    • He also called on members to participate in a go-slow to protest against the subsidisation of private and former Model C schools.