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The meaning of Gherao

ɡəˈraʊ

Gherao – definition

noun

A protest in which workers prevent employers or managers from leaving a place of work until certain demands are met.

Usage examples:

A gherao was to be conducted at the municipal offices
verb

Prevent (someone) from leaving a place of work until certain demands are met.

Usage examples:

The minister was gheraoed in his chamber for more than four hours
noun

An occasion when people show that they disagree with something by standing around a person in authority and not letting them leave until they agree to do what the people want

Usage examples:

Protestors were arrested for gheraoing the police commissioner's office.

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Word origin

from Bengali gherāo, literally ‘act of enclosing or shutting in’.

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