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Boycott

Boycott means the combined refusal by employees and other interested parties to buy or use the employer’s products.


Boycott is the effort to prevent people from purchasing a firm’s goods or services.

Boycott is a refusal to do business with a given party until certain demands are met.


 Boycott is a bargaining tactic in which the union refuses to do business with a firm or attempts to get people or other organizations to refuse to deal with the firm.

Webster Dictionary Meaning

1. Boycott
- The process, fact, or pressure of boycotting; a combining to withhold or prevent dealing or social intercourse with a tradesman, employer, etc.; social and business interdiction for the purpose of coercion.
2. Boycott
- To combine against (a landlord, tradesman, employer, or other person), to withhold social or business relations from him, and to deter others from holding such relations; to subject to a boycott.
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