Definition of constructive dismissal in English:

constructive dismissal

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[mass noun]
The changing of an employee’s job or working conditions with the aim of forcing their resignation: employees may be entitled to claim constructive dismissal
More example sentences
  • The plaintiff's action includes claims for negligent misrepresentation, constructive dismissal, and wrongful dismissal.
  • She is claiming sexual discrimination, constructive dismissal and unlawful stoppages from her wages.
  • The claim is one of constructive dismissal, negligent misrepresentation and negligence on the basis of the way the defendant dealt with the plaintiff with respect to her complaint.

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