pink-slipped


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pink-slipped

adj
(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) informal US (of an employee) given notice of redundancy
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Adj.1.pink-slipped - having lost your job
unemployed - not engaged in a gainful occupation; "unemployed workers marched on the capital"
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Ingrid Lederhaas-Okun, who joined the luxury giant in 1991, was pink-slipped from her position as vice president of product development during a recent downsizing.
Though he'd just been pink-slipped from the profession that he'd worked in for 20 years, Croyle decided to throw himself into his hobby.
Three years before, Kozlowski and her business partner Joe Quaresima became casualties of the dot-com bust when they were pink-slipped on Good Friday, April 13, by iPares America Ltd.