A way to get something done even if there is a control in place to prevent that thing being done.
Example: The employee needed an override from their manager to book a business class flight because the company's policy was only to book economy class, but the employee needed to give a presentation right after the flight landed.
Variations: manager override
Jargonism is a Business English dictionary. You can learn about words and phrases that are commonly used in the workplace like Circle Back, Thought Leader, and Offsite. We also have a Word of the Day, which is a daily Business English vocabulary word that is commonly used in the workplace.
On this site, we also have templates on how to communicate effectively at work, such as requesting PTO, declining a promotion, and taking a sick day.
Word: Close It Out
Definition: To mark something as completed.
Example: This task has been fixed, so let's close it out within the task tracker.