HyperDic: dismissal

English > 4 senses of the word dismissal:
NOUNactdismissal, judgment of dismissal, judgement of dismissala judgment disposing of the matter without a trial
communicationdismissal, dismission, pink slipofficial notice that you have been fired from your job
communicationdismissalpermission to go
actdismissal, dismission, discharge, firing, liberation, release, sack, sackingthe termination of someone's employment / employment (leaving them free to depart)
dismissal > pronunciation
Soundsdihsmih'sahl
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > dismissal: 4 senses > noun 1, act
MeaningA judgment disposing of the matter without a trial.
Synonymsjudgment of dismissal, judgement of dismissal
Categorylaw, jurisprudenceThe collection of rules imposed by authority
Broaderjudgment, judgement, judicial decision(law) the determination by a court of competent jurisdiction on matters submitted to it
Spanishdenegación, desestimación, sentencia desestimatoria
Catalandenegació, sentència desestimatòria
Verbsdismisscease to consider
English > dismissal: 4 senses > noun 2, communication
Meaningofficial notice that you have been fired from your job.
Synonymsdismission, pink slip
Narrowerwalking papers, marching orders(informal) a notice of dismissal or discharge
BroadernoticeAdvance notification (usually written) of the intention to withdraw from an arrangement of contract
English > dismissal: 4 senses > noun 3, communication
Meaningpermission to go; the sending away of someone.
Broaderpermissionapproval to do something
Verbsdismissend one's encounter with somebody by causing or permitting the person to leave
English > dismissal: 4 senses > noun 4, act
MeaningThe termination of someone's employment / employment (leaving them free to depart).
Synonymsdismission, discharge, firing, liberation, release, sack, sacking
NarrowerSection EightA discharge from the US Army based on unfitness or character traits deemed undesirable
conge, congeeAn abrupt and unceremonious dismissal
deactivation, inactivationBreaking up a military unit (by transfers or discharges)
dishonorable dischargeA discharge from the armed forces for a grave offense (as sabotage or espionage or cowardice or murder)
honorable dischargeA discharge from the armed forces with a commendable record
removaldismissal from office
superannuationThe act of discharging someone because of age (especially to cause someone to retire from service on a pension)
Broadertermination, ending, conclusionThe act of ending something
Spanishcese, despedida, despido, destitución, liberación
Catalanacomiadament, destitució
Verbsdismissterminate the employment of

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