English Language & Usage Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for linguists, etymologists, and serious English language enthusiasts. Join them; it only takes a minute:

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

What does this expression mean? brash talk does not always mean a pink slip

share|improve this question

closed as off-topic by mplungjan, cornbread ninja 麵包忍者, MετάEd, Kris, Benyamin Hamidekhoo Oct 22 '13 at 8:34

This question appears to be off-topic. The users who voted to close gave this specific reason:

  • "Questions that can be answered using commonly-available references are off-topic. A list of these references can be found here: List of general references" – mplungjan, cornbread ninja 麵包忍者, Benyamin Hamidekhoo
If this question can be reworded to fit the rules in the help center, please edit the question.

litcrit if you ask. – Kris Oct 22 '13 at 7:35
This question appears to be off-topic because it is about literary interpretation. – Kris Oct 22 '13 at 7:35

Speaking your mind to the boss will not always get you fired

Brash talk: self-assertive in a rude, noisy, or overbearing way.

Pink slip is a discharge notice

I guess you got it from here

Revealing your true feelings about your boss or the work at hand can cost you respect, a promotion, or even your job.

share|improve this answer

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.