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unfair dismissal

This page is about the collocation unfair dismissal

collocation pattern: adjective + noun

Meaning

unjust or unfair firing of a worker

For example

  • He was always late and he didn't do his job, so his dismissal wasn't unfair.

  • The workers had put up with low wages, poor conditions and unfair dismissals for long enough.

Quick Quiz

The victims of unfair dismissals are always

a. the employers

b. the workers

c. the jobs

Contributor: Matt Errey