from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Informal A notice of termination of employment.
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- n. Notice of termination of employment.
- n. The title for an automobile.
- n. An automobile roadworthiness inspection certificate.
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- n. official notice that you have been fired from your job
From pink + piece of paper, referring to the colour of the paper, in some cases as it was in past, and not necessarily present, practice. (Wiktionary)