Dismiss, usually for economic reasons (synset 202408679)
"She was laid off together with hundreds of other workers when the company downsized"hypernym: can, dismiss, displace, fire, force out, give notice, give the axe, give the sack, sack, send away, terminate - terminate the employment of; discharge from an office or positionhyponym: downsize - dismiss from worksynonym: lay off
Grant a leave to (synset 200750809)
"The prisoner was furloughed for the weekend to visit her children"
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