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direct action

hypernym (direct action IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a protest action by labor or minority groups to obtain their demands (noun.act)
    the act of protesting; a public (often organized) manifestation of dissent (noun.act)

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF direct action relation)

  • (noun.act)
    a group's refusal to obey a law because they believe the law is immoral (as in protest against discrimination) (noun.act)
  • (noun.act)
    a temporary action by workers to protest management decision or to make demands (noun.act)
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    peaceful resistance to a government by fasting or refusing to cooperate (noun.act)
  • (noun.act)
    refusal to submit to established authority; originally the refusal of Roman Catholics to attend services of the Church of England (noun.act)
hypernym hyponym dissent objection protest civil disobedience job action nonviolence recusancy

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