Meaning of “furlough” in the English Dictionary

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furloughnoun [ C ]

us /ˈfɜr·loʊ/

a time allowed for a person to be absent, esp. from the army or a prison:

I’m home on furlough.

(Definition of “furlough” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)