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Forcing someone and being forced to leave a job - synonyms or related words

fire

verb

to make someone leave their job, sometimes as a punishment

lay off

to end someone’s employment, especially temporarily, because there is not enough work for them

retire

verb

to force someone to leave their job, especially before they reach the age when they are officially too old to work

discharge

verb

to allow or force someone to leave an official job or position

dismiss

verb

to force someone to leave their job

ease out

to make someone leave a job or position without saying anything publicly

pension off

to force someone to stop working and give them a pension

pay off

to stop employing a worker and give them any money that they are owed

sack

verb

Britishinformal to tell someone that they can no longer work at their job

give someone notice

to tell someone that they must leave their job

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patio diplomacy

high-level diplomats meeting and dining in an informal environment e.g. a party or club

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