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Synonyms of give the axe

Verb


1. displace, fire, give notice, can, dismiss, give the axe, send away, sack, force out, give the sack, terminate, remove

usage: terminate the employment of; discharge from an office or position; "The boss fired his secretary today"; "The company terminated 25% of its workers"

2. give the axe, give the bounce, give the gate, separate, part, split up, split, break, break up

usage: terminate a relationship abruptly; "Mary gave John the axe after she saw him with another woman"

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