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pink slip

n. Informal
A notice of termination of employment.

pink′-slip′ v.

pink slip

n
(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) informal US a notice of redundancy issued to an employee

pink′ slip`


n.
a notice of dismissal from one's job.
[1910–15]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pink slip - official notice that you have been fired from your jobpink slip - official notice that you have been fired from your job
notice - advance notification (usually written) of the intention to withdraw from an arrangement of contract; "we received a notice to vacate the premises"; "he gave notice two months before he moved"
marching orders, walking papers - (informal) a notice of dismissal or discharge
Translations

pink slip

n (US inf) → Entlassungspapiere pl
References in classic literature ?
Although her dress, her coiffure, and all the preparations for the ball had cost Kitty great trouble and consideration, at this moment she walked into the ballroom in her elaborate tulle dress over a pink slip as easily and simply as though all the rosettes and lace, all the minute details of her attire, had not cost her or her family a moment's attention, as though she had been born in that tulle and lace, with her hair done up high on her head, and a rose and two leaves on the top of it.
Anne held out the hateful pink slip in shaking fingers.
Under the pink slip Mr Usher found a strip of a later paper, headed, "Astounding Escape of Millionaire's Daughter with Convict.
Pink Slip Mid-Michigan is inviting Greater Lansing-area small businesses to network with local job seekers at their December 5th event in Okemos.
is another speed-networking event for those looking for contacts in the creative industry, and parties hosted by Pink Slip bring together jobseekers and prospective employers.
Statewide, some 22,000 pink slips were mailed out to educators by Monday, including nearly 2,300 teachers and 600 nurses, counselors and librarians at Los Angeles Unified School District.
Despite the lengthy congressional debate about the pink slip in 1934, the media did not focus on it.
When Prodigy and his married co-worker Gina are caught with their pants down on company videotape, his boss gives a tough caution in lieu of a pink slip.
Rather like receiving your pink slip on Monday morning and being told to leave within the hour without explanation or compensation.
So, if you expect to be canned or to have to work two jobs to makes ends meet, then you won't feel so bad about getting a pink slip.
But anyone can lose a job, which is why it pays to recognize the likelihood of receiving the proverbial pink slip one day.
The Pink Slip TV spot will premiere on November 19, 2012 on ESPN, ESPN2 and NFL Network.