layoff(redirected from Reduction in force)
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layoffnoun banishment, cashiering, cessation, discarding, discharge, discontinuance, disemployment, dismissal, displacement, ejection, ejectment, elimination, expulsion, firing, halt, idling, interruption, letting go, ouster, rejection, release, removal, riddance, stoppage, suspension of employment, temporary deprivation, temporary discharge, temporary suspension, termination, termination of employment
Associated concepts: suspension, temporary layoff
See also: discharge, dismissal, removal