|slang chiefly (US), (Canadian) notice of dismissal|
|a stew of meat, vegetables, potatoes, etc.|
|a screen or mat covered with a dark material for shielding a camera lens from excess light or glare.|
Notice of dismissal. To “get one's walking papers” is to be fired.
walking papers definition
A dismissal, as in They're downsizing, and I got my walking papers last week. This slangy expression, first recorded in 1835, refers to a written notice of dismissal.