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See definition of lockout on Dictionary.com
  • as instoppage
  • as inwork stoppage
  • as intie-up
  • as inexclusion

synonyms for lockout

  • blockage
  • closure
  • cutoff
  • interruption
  • layoff
  • shutdown
  • walkout
  • abeyance
  • arrest
  • check
  • close
  • deduction
  • discontinuance
  • down
  • downtime
  • hindrance
  • obstruction
  • occlusion
  • sit-down
  • standstill
  • stopping
  • sit-down strike
  • strike
  • walkout
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antonyms for lockout

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  • advance
  • aid
  • assistance
  • continuation
  • encouragement
  • help
  • promotion
  • beginning
  • go
  • start
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    How to use lockout in a sentence

    That may have upped the risk of a lockout, and an all-Republican runoff.
    THE TRAILER: A TEXAS FREE-FOR-ALL, AS TWENTY-THREE CANDIDATES BATTLE FOR A SWING HOUSE SEATDAVID WEIGELAPRIL 22, 2021WASHINGTON POST
    Hart’s goals saved versus average is already among the worst performances since the league emerged from the lockout in 2005, with a chance to move to the very bottom if he plays 30 games or more at his current pace.
    PHILADELPHIA FLYERS’ GOALTENDING IS BACK TO BEING BAD AS USUALNEIL GREENBERGAPRIL 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
    ESPN last broadcast NHL games in 2004, before the league lost the 2004-05 season to a lockout.
    NHL’S NEW TV DEAL PUTS STANLEY CUP FINALS ON ABC AND MORE GAMES ON ESPN PLUSBEN STRAUSSMARCH 10, 2021WASHINGTON POST
    To attain their end these associations made liberal use of the lockout, the blacklist, and armed guards and detectives.
    A HISTORY OF TRADE UNIONISM IN THE UNITED STATESSELIG PERLMAN
    There is nothing legally or morally wrong in a strike or lockout when properly conducted.
    POLITICAL ECONOMYW. STANLEY JEVONS
    The strike and the lockout become potential, but they impend as possibilities and do their work.
    ESSENTIALS OF ECONOMIC THEORYJOHN BATES CLARK
    The bricklayers attempted to hold a meeting at Greenebaum's hall Friday night to discuss what they termed "the bosses' lockout."
    30,000 LOCKED OUT.JAMES C. BEEKS
    He was sure the lockout would not last long, because there was so much disaffection among the bosses.
    30,000 LOCKED OUT.JAMES C. BEEKS
    All brick manufactured up to date of said strike or lockout shall be cared for by the men before abandoning their work.
    30,000 LOCKED OUT.JAMES C. BEEKS
    No strike or no lockout can succeed with us that hasn't that tremendous weapon, public opinion, behind it.
    THE HIGHER POWERS OF MIND AND SPIRITRALPH WALDO TRINE
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    WORDS RELATED TO LOCKOUT

    • ban
    • bar
    • blackball
    • blockade
    • boycott
    • coventry
    • cut
    • debarment
    • debarring
    • discharge
    • dismissal
    • ejection
    • elimination
    • embargo
    • eviction
    • exception
    • excommunication
    • interdict
    • interdiction
    • keeping out
    • lockout
    • nonadmission
    • occlusion
    • omission
    • ostracism
    • ousting
    • preclusion
    • prevention
    • prohibition
    • proscription
    • refusal
    • rejection
    • relegation
    • removal
    • repudiation
    • segregation
    • separation
    • suspension
    • veto
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