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firing

noun [C] (CRITICISM)  /ˈfaɪə.rɪŋ/ US  /ˈfaɪ.rɪŋ/
Indian English an act of speaking angrily to someone because you disapprove of what they have done: The official couldn't escape the firing by his superintendent.
(Definition of firing noun (CRITICISM) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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