AWOL


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AWOL

or awol  (ā′wôl′)
adj.
Absent without leave.
n.
One who is absent without leave.

AWOL

(ˈeɪwɒl) or

A.W.O.L.

adj
(Military) military absent without leave; absent from one's post or duty without official permission but without intending to desert

AWOL

(pronounced as initials or ˈeɪ wɔl, ˈeɪ wɒl)

adj., adv.
1. away from military duties without permission, but without the intention of deserting.
n.
2. a soldier who is absent from duty without leave.
[1915–20; A(bsent)W(ith)o(ut)O(fficial)L(eave)]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.AWOL - one who is away or absent without leave
absentee - one that is absent or not in residence
Adj.1.AWOL - absent without permissionawol - absent without permission; "truant schoolboys"; "the soldier was AWOL for almost a week"
absent - not being in a specified place
Translations
lintsaripuntispunttaaja

AWOL

[ˈeɪwɒl] ABBR (Mil) =absent without leaveausente sin permiso

AWOL

[ˈeɪwɒl] (=absent without leave)
adj (MILITARY)en absence irrégulière
to be AWOL → être en absence irrégulière
adv
to go AWOL (MILITARY)être en absence irrégulière (humorous) (= disappear) [person] → disparaître de la circulation; [object] → se volatiliser
References in periodicals archive ?
According to police, the suspect was formerly assigned with the Southern Police District of the NCRPO but was placed in AWOL status since February this year.
The suspect, who went AWOL in February, was monitored to be engaged in the illegal drugs trade.
A patient is defined as AWOL if they leave the facility they are detained in without permission, or fail to return after being allowed out on temporary leave.
The report added that nearly 30 of the Arab forces of the regiment could escape, noting that a large number of SDF forces attacked the towns and villages near Qamishli with the aim of arresting the AWOLs.
We have got literally no committee, my own committee has gone AWOL. I must be getting a hundred calls, messages and emails a day.
He had claimed that Zamri was deemed do have gone AWOL because he had not submitted any medical certificates for several months.
Ndong's team-mate Papy Djilobodji also went AWOL and after he returned to Sunderland out of shape earlier this month the club served him notice his employment with the club will be terminated.
Of particular relevance is Chief Obafemi Awol?w?'s leadership bent, well acknowledged as people-centred, visionary, integrity-laden and underlined by enviable discipline.
With such gross inequality in the police civilian ratio, the absence of these 150 police constables AWOL is a case of gross negligence on the part of the department itself.
He's not doing anything to calm your fears by going AWOL all the time and you don't know where he is or what he's up to.
The missing security personnel represent nearly half of the total 320 foreign military trainees that went AWOL. 'Of the 152 AWOL Afghan trainees, 83 either fled the US after going AWOL or remain unaccounted for.'
She also sought information on the cost of these training programs, and what steps DoD is taking to reduce the number of trainees who go AWOL.