What does laid-off mean?

Definitions for laid-off

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word laid-off.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. discharged, dismissed, fired, laid-off, pink-slipped(adj)

    having lost your job


  1. laid-off(Adjective)

    Bet with another bookmaker to reduce risk.

  2. laid-off(Adjective)

    Made unemployed or redundant.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of laid-off in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of laid-off in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Steve Hulett:

    There are layoffs going on because I have had members call me who have been laid off.

  2. John Sparr:

    With markets dwindling, coal companies shutting down and workers being laid off, it is no wonder that stocks are crashing.

  3. Anna Jane Grossman:

    The pool of freelancers out there grew because so many people were laid off and I think I just didn't have the hustle in me anymore.

  4. Todd Hirsch:

    Alberta is famous for when you get laid off, you become a consultant, you're self-employed and you're finding bits of work here and there.

  5. Geoffrey Crothall:

    The northeast is going to have a huge problem, because there's not the job creation, there's not the new enterprises coming up that can absorb these laid-off workers, a lot of those being laid off are 40-50 years old, and nearing retirement age. It's going to be very difficult for them to find another job.

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