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Synonyms for laid-off
laid-off

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. discharged, dismissed, fired, laid-off, pink-slippedadjective

    having lost your job

    Synonyms:
    dismissed, discharged, fired, pink-slipped

    Antonyms:
    employed

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "laid-off":

    demobilized, lay-off, redundant

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#11004dismissed
#12423redundant
#13509discharged
#141944demobilized

How to use laid-off in a sentence?

  1. Fred Keller:

    Whats worse, Kennedy Center took the governments money and laid off all their workers and musicians.

  2. Chuck Schumer:

    That means a dramatic expansion and reform of unemployment insurance ; we need unemployment insurance on steroids, some are calling it employment insurance.It must be easier to access. It must cover many more Americans during this crisis, including Americans who have non-traditional employment. And it must provide more generous benefits. Workers who are laid off should receive a paycheck equal to what they were receiving while employed. Workers must be protected whether they work for businesses small, medium or large. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and Senate Democrats have also proposed including additional $ 200 per month of Social Security benefits for recipients, as well as to suspend all student loan payments throughout the entirety of the national emergency. President Trump, on Friday, announced that he would suspend all federal student loan payments, penalty and interest free, for at least the next 60 days. Despite the disagreements from GOP senators, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said Senate Democrats are.

  3. Parham Gohari:

    Companies are overstaffed and underproductive... they don't want people to be laid off, while foreign investors want to make sure the company is being run efficiently.

  4. 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.

  5. Julian Castro:

    Go and just ask the folks that just received notice that they are going to get laid off by General Motors, or ask the many folks who are sleeping on the streets in big cities and small towns across the United States, or ask fast-food workers that I joined a couple of weeks ago that are working for minimum wage and can't provide for their families or pay the rent.

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