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See definition of sack on Dictionary.com
  • verbremove from position of responsibility
  • verbraid, plunder

synonyms for sack

  • discharge
  • dismiss
  • expel
  • fire
  • terminate
  • ax
  • bounce
  • can
  • cashier
  • drop
  • ship
  • give a pink slip
  • give marching orders
  • give the boot
  • kick out
  • send packing
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antonyms for sack

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  • employ
  • engage
  • hire
  • hold
  • keep
  • welcome
  • guard
  • protect
  • save
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How to use sack in a sentence

If Watson takes more sacks, it isn’t necessarily evidence that his offensive line does a worse job of protecting him.
SCHEME (AND SACKS) MIGHT BE ALL THAT SEPARATE PATRICK MAHOMES AND DESHAUN WATSONJOSH HERMSMEYERSEPTEMBER 10, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Some have argued that Watson’s higher career sack total is proof of a more challenging team environment, but research strongly suggests that sacks are something over which a QB has the most control.
SCHEME (AND SACKS) MIGHT BE ALL THAT SEPARATE PATRICK MAHOMES AND DESHAUN WATSONJOSH HERMSMEYERSEPTEMBER 10, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
New England easily led the NFL in interception rate and ranked sixth in sack rate.
NEWTON CAN REPLACE BRADY, BUT CAN THE PATS REPLACE HALF OF THEIR DEFENSE?NEIL PAINE (NEIL.PAINE@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)SEPTEMBER 3, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
How to clean a jute sackBy the time you get them, your coffee sacks will have travelled halfway around the world, if not further, so don’t be surprised if they are hard-used, wrinkled, and a bit dirty.
FIVE COOL WAYS TO UPCYCLE OLD COFFEE SACKSHARRY GUINNESSAUGUST 27, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Some roasters will happily give you a few sacks for free, especially if you’re a customer.
FIVE COOL WAYS TO UPCYCLE OLD COFFEE SACKSHARRY GUINNESSAUGUST 27, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
If you’re visiting your roaster in person, you’ll likely be able to pick out whatever sacks you want, but if you buy them online, you’ll probably just get a random assortment.
FIVE COOL WAYS TO UPCYCLE OLD COFFEE SACKSHARRY GUINNESSAUGUST 27, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
As a ballpark, the standard price sits somewhere around $1 and $2 per sack—I paid less than $10 to have four of them shipped to my door, so if you’re spending more than that you’ll probably want to check other shops for a better deal.
FIVE COOL WAYS TO UPCYCLE OLD COFFEE SACKSHARRY GUINNESSAUGUST 27, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
The fighting section of the Filipinos was intensely irritated at not having been allowed to enter and sack the capital.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
The rope from his middle, a bottle of sack from his bosom, and a link of hog's puddings, pulled out of his left sleeve.
THE BATTLE OF HEXHAM;GEORGE COLMAN
She has a grey body, plump as a sack of meal, with little white speckles, a funny neck and such a small head with a tuft on top.
SEVEN O'CLOCK STORIESROBERT GORDON ANDERSON
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WORDS RELATED TO SACK

  • can
  • cleaver
  • discharge
  • fire
  • hatchet
  • poll
  • sack
  • tomahawk
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