Decruit

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Decruit

A slang term meaning to fire or lay off, especially if those affected are senior managers.
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If you are in work, beware any suggestion of downsizing, rationalisation, restructuring, early retirement, involuntary career events, and heaven help us, decruiting. They just mean one thing.
Next to his recruiting table outside the university student centre, some undergraduates had set up a "decruiting" table offering prospective recruits "the facts about the U.S.
Decruiting: Water industry term to replace downsizing (too negative), right-sizing (too positive) and job cutting (too direct).