Translation of strikebreaker in Spanish:

strikebreaker

rompehuelgas, n.

Pronunciation /ˈstrʌɪkbreɪkə//ˈstraɪkˌbreɪkər/

noun

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    rompehuelgas feminine
    esquirol feminine derogatory
    carnero masculine River Plate informal derogatory
    carnera feminine River Plate informal derogatory
    • The government has threatened to declare any action illegal and use strike-breakers to maintain services.
    • In some workplaces part-timers were not part of the bargaining unit, and thus potential strike-breakers.
    • The local press ignored them, probably because there was no colliery in the community and there was therefore no local story of strike-breakers crossing picket lines.
    • Other issues related to picketing were the number of strike-breakers and the way striking miners treated them in the local community.
    • Despite the flimsiness of the evidence against him, town inhabitants are whipped into a mob frenzy by a man who acknowledges that he is a strike-breaker.
    • Striking workers were attacked by paid strike-breakers and police - many were literally beaten to death on behalf of the state.
    • Southampton fans became known to Portsmouth supporters as ‘scummers’, an insult initially directed at the strike-breakers.
    • The plan had been to lock strike-breakers in spare bedrooms so they couldn't speak to current workers.
    • Photographs from the time show pickets trying to stop strike-breakers entering Warner Brothers in 1946.
    • In order to achieve its demands, Northwest provoked a strike and invested millions of dollars to train strike-breakers.
    • Northwest is hiring strike-breakers at the Doubletree Hotel in Romulus, only a mile-and-a-half from here.
    • The Municipal Corporation has employed strike-breakers.
    • The workers are also concerned about the NAC's willingness to employ strike-breakers.
    • I've got strike-breakers on speed-dial, Norma.
    • The Kerala police chief also appealed for people ‘to confront the strike’ and assist strike-breakers.
    • Last month a professional strike-breaker ran down and critically injured a strike supporter.
    • Management claims that its operations are almost normal because 1,000 workers returned to work after LCMC started hiring strike-breakers in early July.
    • It illegally sacked its entire waterfront workforce and attempted to replace them with secretly trained strike-breakers.
    • Originally VW contemplated closing the works for two or three months in order to train strike-breakers.
    • They pose as recruiters, but both the local mayor and the miners assume they will be strike-breakers.