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1. layoff

noun. ['ˈleɪˌɔf'] the act of laying off an employee or a work force.

Synonyms

  • shutdown
  • closure
  • closing

Antonyms

  • start
  • opening

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Words that Rhyme with Layoff

  • payoff

Example sentences of the word layoff


1. Noun, singular or mass
Employers may not discriminate when making redundancies nor can they discriminate when recalling employees after a layoff.

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