dismissal · noun /dɪˈsmɪs.əl/Full view
dismissal (IDEA)
C1 U when someone refuses to consider an idea or opinion
Dictionary example:

I was angered by his dismissal of my worries.

Learner example:

Their dismissal of our proposal was essentially because of our lack of worldwid[e] investments; as everybody knows, we fundamentally concentrate our assets inside the European Union boundaries. (Certificate in Advanced English; C1; Spanish)

dismissal (JOB)
C1 C or U when an employer officially makes someone leave their job
Dictionary examples:

a letter of dismissal

She accused her employers of unfair dismissal.

Learner example:

Another episod[e] of this sort is when Miss K. threatens to leave Darlington Hall because of the dismissal of the two Jewish maids. (Certificate of Proficiency in English; C2; French)

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