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pink slipnoun [C]

us   /ˈpɪŋ ˈslɪp/
a notice from an employer informing employees that they no longer have jobs: Management started issuing pink slips yesterday.
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pink-slipverb [T]

uk   us   US informal HR
to give an employee a pink slip: The sales department has been told to pink-slip 20% of its staff.

pink slipnoun [C]

uk   us   US informal HR
a document given to an employee to tell them that they do not have a job any longer: A year after he got his pink slip, he was still looking for work.
(Definition of pink-slip from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pink slip”
in Chinese (Simplified) 解雇通知单…
in Chinese (Traditional) 解僱通知單…
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