out on one's ear

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English[edit]

Adverb[edit]

out on one's ear (comparative more out on one's ear, superlative most out on one's ear)

  1. (idiomatic) fired, dismissed or thrown out, especially for some wrongdoing or otherwise with disgrace.
    If you are late one more time, you shall be out on your ear.

Usage notes[edit]

  • May be used as a predicate.

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