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    Talking synonyms

    as a synonym of to dismiss is "to layoff" more accurate than "to fire"?

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    Re: synonyms

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    as a synonym of to dismiss is "to layoff" more accurate than "to fire"?
    To layoff means to suspend or dismiss an employee, as for lack of work or because of corporate reorganization.

    layoff - Definitions from Dictionary.com
    To fire means to dismiss from a job.

    They are relative synonyms.

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