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It's been a current phrase for as long as I can remember.

The zestier British alternative might be "to get the sack." (I have no idea what the sack is in a literal sense.)

by ThatBritGuy (thatbritguy (at) googlemail.com) on Mon Jul 6th, 2015 at 07:56:17 PM EST
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