Pink Slip

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Pink Slip: A written or verbal notice given to employees who are being terminated or laid-off.

Other Words for Pink

Pink Noun Synonyms: rosy, rose, rose-coloured, pinkish, flesh-color(ed), salmon(-color(ed))

Other Words for Slip

Slip Verb Synonyms: blunder, error, mistake, fault, oversight, slip of the tongue or pen, inadvertence, indiscretion, impropriety, transgression, peccadillo, faux pas, slip-up, blooper, boob, bloomer
Slip Noun Synonyms: slide, skid, glide, slither


Business / Finance / Slippage: Often used in risk arbitrage. Potential takeover target that has not yet been approached by an acquirer. Such a company usually has particularly attractive features, such as a large amount of cash, or MORE

Slip The Clutch

Technology / Motorcycle / Slip The Clutch: To feather or fan the clutch lever back and forth to prevent stalling the engine or spinning the rear tire. MORE


Technology / Aviation / Slip: Too steep a bank in a turn, causing an aircraft to slide inward from its ideal turning path. MORE

Slipper Clutch

Technology / Motorcycle / Slipper Clutch: Specialized clutches developed for racing motorcycles to mitigate the effects of engine braking when riders would decelerate as they entered corners. They are designed to partially disengage or "slip" MORE

Slippery elm (Ulmus fulva)

Health / Herbs / Slippery elm (Ulmus fulva): Demulcent, soothes damaged tissue, treats gastritis and ulcers, very effective for coughs, very effective for sore throat, diarrhea, sores, remedy for broken bones, anti-inflammatory for the stomach.c MORE

Strike-Slip Fault

Science / Geology / Strike-Slip Fault: A fault with horizontal displacement, typically caused by shear stress. MORE