What is the meaning of "get the axe"?

The meaning of "get the axe" is:

to get fired

What is the definition of "get the axe"?

The definition of "get the axe" is:

to get fired

"get the axe" means

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Example Sentences:

I can’t believe it. I got the axe at work today.

After Bella was caught stealing, she got the axe by her boss.

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Who will get the axe first? Call me Ms Cleo!

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