Definition Of dismissal


the act of ordering or allowing someone to leave.

their controversial dismissal from the competition

the act of treating something as unworthy of serious consideration; rejection.

the government's dismissal of the report

Example Of dismissal

  • "Now you're just being annoying," grumbled Simon Cowell as Andy refused to accept his dismissal .

  • a claim for unfair dismissal

  • A former CEO claiming unfair dismissal is currently having his case heard in the courts.

  • As with O'Reilly, offhand dismissal of critics is not a good practice for any business, organization, group, or individual.

  • At the Tulle plant, where 200 of 389 employees are threatened with dismissal , 150 workers went out on strike.

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