How to Pronounce furl?

Correct pronunciation for the word "furl" is [fˈɜːl], [fˈɜːl], [f_ˈɜː_l].

"Furl" in context

A furl is the process of temporarily suspending an employee from work without pay and with the potential to be rehired when operations resume. Furls can be voluntary or imposed by the employer, necessary due to a lack of financial means or too much demand. Furls are often used when companies need to control their expenses or temporarily reduce their workforce during economic downturns.

The term "furl" originated in the United States, however the idea of a furl has been used in different countries and cultures.

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