get axed

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get axed

To be fired. I'm going to get axed if the boss finds out that printing error was my fault.
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

get axed

Fig. to get fired. Betty and two of her friends got axed today.
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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Invariably, however, shows based on Brit dramas have either stumbled at the pilot stage or gotten axed after season one.