In light of

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Definition

In light of (your behavior, you're fired!): Because of, considering, taking into account (your behavior, you're fired!)
idiom

Examples

  • "Janine : Well Brent, in light of recent job cuts, Radio Rhubarb has prepared some advice on what NOT to do when applying for a job."
  • "In light of recent staff turnover, as well as several incidents which have caught Bruno's attention, I am writing to you with some important information regarding our termination policy."
  • "In light of yesterday's unfortunate laboratory explosion (on the bright side, just our third this year!"

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