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AWOL

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adjective or adverb, sometimes not capitalized \ˈā-ˌwȯl, ˌā-ˌdə-bəl-yu̇-ˌō-ˈel\

Simple Definition of AWOL

  • : absent from the armed forces without permission; broadly : absent or missing

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of AWOL

  1. :  absent without leave; broadly :  absent often without notice or permission <the place looked as if its caretaker had been AWOL for some time — Daniel Ford>

Origin and Etymology of awol

absent without leave


First Known Use: 1918


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AWOL

noun, sometimes not capitalized

Definition of AWOL

  1. :  a person who is AWOL



1918

First Known Use of awol

1918

Rhymes with awol

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Law Dictionary

AWOL

abbreviation \ˈā-ˌwȯl, ˈā-ˌdə-bəl-ˌyü-ˌō-ˈel\

Legal Definition of AWOL

  1. absent without leave




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