pink slip

noun
|Updated on: 9 Jun 2018

Definition of pink slip

: a notice from an employer that a recipient's employment is being terminated

pink-slip

transitive verb

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First Known Use of pink slip

1904

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Definition of pink slip for English Language Learners

  • : a notice that is given to a worker by an employer saying that the worker's job is ending


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