golden handshake

noun

Definition of golden handshake

  1. :  a generous severance agreement given especially as an inducement to early retirement

1960

First Known Use of golden handshake

1960


GOLDEN HANDSHAKE Defined for English Language Learners

golden handshake

noun

Definition of golden handshake for English Language Learners

  • : a large amount of money that a company gives to an employee who is leaving the company



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