one who is away or absent without leave
absent without permission
"truant schoolboys"; "the soldier was AWOL for almost a week"
Absence without proper authority from the properly appointed place of duty, or from unit, organization, or other place of duty at which one is required to be at the time prescribed.
A person who holds AWOL status.
Somebody who is absent without permission.
Someone or something missing.
Absent without leave (permission).
The US Army had a lot of AWOL soldiers.
Origin: used in the United States military: “Absent WithOut Leave”.
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The numerical value of AWOL in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of AWOL in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Anybody who was AWOL from the battle on the Gang of Eight has no standing as a candidate now to say they will enforce the border.
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