- the dismissal of employeesNot an operation to change masculinity:It is imperative the process of demanning continues. (Daily Telegraph, 8 March 1994 — a chairman was announcing the dismissal of 2,000 employees)
How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms. R. W. Holder. 2014.
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demanning — /dē manˈing/ noun The deliberate reduction of the number of employees in a particular industry, etc ORIGIN: ↑de (2) • • • demanˈ transitive verb (demannˈing; demannedˈ) … Useful english dictionary
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deman — demanˈ transitive verb (demannˈing; demannedˈ) • • • Main Entry: ↑demanning … Useful english dictionary