1. [ noun ] a bag made of paper or plastic for holding customer's purchases
Synonyms: paper_bag carrier_bag poke
Related terms: bag shopping_bag grocery_bag doggie_bag
2. [ verb ] plunder (a town) after capture
Synonyms: plunder

"the barbarians sacked Rome"

Related terms: take plundering plunderage destroy
3. [ noun ] an enclosed space
Synonyms: pocket sac pouch

"the trapped miners found a pocket of air"

Related terms: cavity
4. [ noun ] (clothing) a woman's full loose hiplength jacket
Synonyms: sacque
Related terms: jacket
5. [ noun ] (clothing) a loose-fitting dress hanging straight from the shoulders without a waist
Synonyms: shift chemise
Related terms: dress
6. [ noun ] (food) any of various light dry strong white wine from Spain and Canary Islands (including sherry)
Related terms: white_wine
7. [ noun ] the quantity contained in a sack
Synonyms: sackful
Related terms: containerful
8. [ verb ] put in a sack

"The grocer sacked the onions"

Related terms: encase net
9. [ verb ] make as a net profit
Synonyms: net clear sack_up

"The company cleared $1 million"

Related terms: profit gain net
10. [ noun ] (housing) a hanging bed of canvas or rope netting (usually suspended between two trees); swing easily
Synonyms: hammock
Related terms: bed
11. [ verb ] (work) terminate the employment of
Synonyms: fire can terminate give_the_axe dismiss force_out send_away give_the_sack give_notice

"The boss fired his secretary today" "The company terminated 25% of its workers"

Related terms: hire remove retire squeeze_out furlough dismiss pension_off drive_out dismissal
12. [ noun ] the plundering of a place by an army or mob; usually involves destruction and slaughter

"the sack of Rome"

Related terms: plundering
13. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 9190
14. [ noun ] (work) the termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart)
Synonyms: release discharge liberation firing sacking dismission dismissal
Related terms: termination deactivation conge dishonorable_discharge Section_Eight superannuation removal fire free
Similar spelling:   Sacks