dumbsize Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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dumbsizeverb [T]

(also dumb-size) uk   us   /ˈdʌmsaɪz/ informal HR, MANAGEMENT
to ​reduce the ​number of ​peopleworking in an ​organization so much that it can no ​longeroperateeffectively: The ​company has been dumbsized, and ​left with some of the wrong ​peopletrying to ​performtasks they are not ​qualified to do.
noun [U] (also dumb-sizing)
Despite ​warnings about ​downsizing becoming dumbsizing, many ​companies continue to make hasty, ​across-the-boardcuts.
(Definition of dumbsize from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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