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  1. [noun] a bag made of paper or plastic for holding customer's purchases
    Synonyms: poke, paper bag, carrier bag

  2. [noun] an enclosed space; "the trapped miners found a pocket of air"
    Synonyms: pouch, sac, pocket

  3. [noun] the quantity contained in a sack
    Synonyms: ful

  4. [noun] any of various light dry strong white wine from Spain and Canary Islands (including sherry)

  5. [noun] a woman's full loose hiplength jacket
    Synonyms: sacque

  6. [noun] a hanging bed of canvas or rope netting (usually suspended between two trees); swing easily
    Synonyms: hammock

  7. [noun] a loose-fitting dress hanging straight from the shoulders without a waist
    Synonyms: chemise, shift

  8. [noun] the plundering of a place by an army or mob; usually involves destruction and slaughter; "the sack of Rome"

  9. [noun] the termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart)
    Synonyms: dismissal, dismission, discharge, firing, liberation, release, ing

  10. [verb] plunder (a town) after capture; "the barbarians sacked Rome"
    Synonyms: plunder

  11. [verb] terminate the employment of; "The boss fired his secretary today"; "The company terminated 25% of its workers"
    Synonyms: fire, give notice, can, dismiss, give the axe, send away, force out, give the terminate

  12. [verb] make as a net profit; "The company cleared $1 million"
    Synonyms: net, up, clear

  13. [verb] put in a sack; "The grocer sacked the onions"


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