a pink slip

a pink slip

  (American)
a letter from your employer which tells you that you do not have a job any more It was Christmas time when Miller got his pink slip from the company.
See also: pink, slip
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Dean Hayes chose to turn a negative experience of getting a pink slip into a positive one.
When word leaked Bosley was soon to go, he challenged the A's to fire him if they weren't happy; a day later, he reiterated that the comments weren't an attempt to get a pink slip.
Before receiving a pink slip from the large condom company where he works, a dull, poker-faced straight accountant named Francois Pignon (his name a Gallic signifier of geekiness) first opts to jump from his balcony.
When workers fear a pink slip and instead receive a