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terminate with extreme prejudice

This page is about the doublespeak term terminate with extreme prejudice

Meaning: to murder, assassinate or execute a person on the orders of a government official

For example:

  • Osama Bin Laden was terminated with extreme prejudice immediately after being located.

  • Members of our special forces are trained in terminating with extreme prejudice.

Quick Quiz:

If you've been terminated with extreme prejudice, you've lost

a. your job

b. your life

c. your income

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Contributor: Matt Errey