Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. Slang To lay off or otherwise terminate (an employee): "[When] top executives . . . are dehired, headhunters get nervous. It's not the way they like to see new business develop” ( Forbes).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To terminate the employment of.
  • v. To terminate use under a lease of.

Etymologies

de- +‎ hire (Wiktionary)

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