strike pay

/ˈstraɪk peɪ/ (say 'struyk pay)

noun
an allowance paid by a trade union to members on strike.
Also, strike benefit.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Strike pay — (or strike fund ) is the name of payments made by a trade union to workers who are on strike.In the United KingdomWhilst some trade unions make payments to members who are on an official strike there is no requirement to do so. The UK government… …   Wikipedia

  • strike pay — or strike benefit HR a benefit or allowance paid by a labor union to its members during the course of official strike action to help offset loss of earnings. Also known as dispute benefit …   The ultimate business dictionary

  • strike pay — n [U] money paid by a union to workers who are on ↑strike …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • strike pay — strike ,pay noun uncount money paid to workers by their union during a STRIKE …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • strike pay — noun money paid to strikers from union funds • Hypernyms: ↑wage, ↑pay, ↑earnings, ↑remuneration, ↑salary * * * noun see strike benefit * * * strike pay noun An allowance paid b …   Useful english dictionary

  • strike pay. — See strike benefit. [1875 80] * * * …   Universalium

  • strike pay — salary received by workers while they are on strike …   English contemporary dictionary

  • strike pay — UK / US noun [uncountable] money paid to workers by their union during a strike …   English dictionary

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