A ceasing, as of some activity
A sequence of earlier events introduced at a later point in a novel, film, etc.
A debtor’s release from a debt upon payment in full or upon adjudication of bankruptcy; the release of an inmate from prison; the termination of an employee; the act of releasing jurors from any further obligation, upon the giving of a verdict or the settlement or dismissal of the trial in which they serve.
A written or spoken statement of such an act.
Burning intensity of feeling; ardor or enthusiasm:
(US) A period of unpaid time off, used by an employer to reduce costs.
A stop, esp. a temporary one, as in marching; pause or discontinuance
The definition of a release is a letting go, setting free or relief.
(Nautical) A line used for securing something temporarily:
dismissal from responsibility
The definition of employment is the number or percentage of people who have jobs.
Find another word for layoff. In this page you can discover 14 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for layoff, like: cease, cutback, discharge, dismissal, fire, furlough, halt, release, stop, terminate and hiring.