Definition of AWOL in English:

AWOL

Syllabification: AWOL
Pronunciation: /ˈāˌwôl
 
/

adjective

[predic.] Military
  • Absent from one’s post but without intent to desert: the men have gone AWOL humorous now the parrot has gone AWOL

Origin

1920s: acronym from absent without (official) leave.

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