give (one) the push

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give (one) the push

1. To fire one. Primarily heard in UK, Australia. After messing up that account, I'm terrified that my boss is going to give me the push.
2. To break up with a romantic partner. Primarily heard in UK, Australia. No, Susan is single again—she gave Kelly the push.
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