a. w. o. l

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AWOL definition

[e ˈdəblæju ˈo ˈɛl] or [ˈewɑl]
  1. mod.
    absent without leave; escaped from prison or from the military. (Acronym or initialism.) : If I don't get back to the base, they're going to think I'm AWOL.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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