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The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
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layoff
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The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
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  • It was kind of lazy and jolly, laying off comfortable all day, smoking and fishing, and no books nor study.
  • Then when we had got pretty well stuffed, we laid off and lazied.
  • We laid off all the afternoon in the woods talking, and me reading the books, and having a general good time.
  • After breakfast we all laid off and talked, and the first thing that come out was that these chaps didn't know one another.
  • While we laid off after breakfast to sleep up, both of us being about wore out, I got to thinking that if I could fix up some way to keep pap and the widow from trying to follow me, it would be a certainer thing than trusting to luck to get far enough off before they missed me; you see, all kinds of things might happen.

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  • The company is going to need another round of layoffs.
  • I'm going to try to get a temporary job during the summer layoff.

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