Family Medical Leave of Absence. Authorization to leave work to tend to a next of kin's sickness.
After the accident, Joe's wife was bedridden for two weeks, so he took FMLA.
by drfvidal January 05, 2006
Fire My Lame Ass
"Kurt left his computer unlocked, rating him high on the FMLA meter"
by Kernelcollapse December 03, 2014
I don't feel like working today. I think my FMLA is acting up.
by redman81 October 28, 2013
An acronym for "Fuck My Life, Ass", taken from the Family and Medical Leave Act's way of screwing you over.
My employer won't let me take off due to my family member's illness...FMLA!
by JoPanis May 27, 2010