Absent Without Official Leave: military slang for leaving or being absent without having permission. Also Aaron Bruno's nickname. He's the leadsinger of AWOLNATION. See the connection?
Where is Nappa?
He's AWOL again.
Goddammit, Nappa.
by ThatoneguyfromSweden January 11, 2014
Absent Without Official Leave (Pronounced "A-Wall"). A military term used to describe a person who disappears without notice or permission. Non-Military people have also adopted the term to describe someone who went crazy, did something ridiculous, or went to great lengths to accomplish something.
The guy just went AWOL and killed everyone.

Private Ryan went AWOL from the base and we can't find him.
by BigBear2014 July 03, 2014
absent without leave. When a person leaves without notifying anyone.
Before Andrea was due to fight she went a wol.
by booty hole August 27, 2005
Always on lunch, the person who always takes lunch breaks, when everybody is running around the office looking for him. When the person is at lunch break during an important or overdue task.
Larry is AWOL. How are we ever gonna finish these reports by closing time today?
by Coltan A. Starniat May 03, 2011
someone who loses complete composure of him or her; going crazy. mentally insane
did you see sam's house? he went completely awol
by Six Seven April 25, 2008
A Work Of Love
Mary stepped out a long time a ago, guess she's gone on A Work Of Love (AWOL).
by seanscomments September 25, 2009
a Slang Word Derived for the Us Term "absent with out leave" (or something like that) used to state that some object has gone wrong.

also used because of its sound, because of it sounding like someone having a temporary error in their speech.
the chair when AWOL.

My microwave when AWOL
by The Real Lord Mervren Barron January 15, 2009

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