get the sack

idiom

informal
: to be dismissed suddenly from a job : to get fired
She got the sack for always being late.

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“Get the sack.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/get%20the%20sack. Accessed 26 Mar. 2023.

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