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sack

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of sack

  1. 1 a container made of a flexible material (as paper or plastic) asked the bagger to put all the loaves of bread in the same sack Synonyms of sack poke [chiefly Southern & Midland], pouch, bagWords Related to sack carryall, portmanteau, traveling bag, wallet; bundle, pack, package, packet, parcel; backpack, barracks bag, duffel bag, haversack, knapsack, rucksack, satchel, tote; handbag, pocketbook, purse, tote bag; ditty bag, flight bag, garment bag, kit bag, shopping bag, work bag

  2. 2 a place set aside for sleeping I think I'm ready to hit the sack Synonyms of sack bunk, doss [chiefly British], hay [slang], kip, lair [British dialect], pad, rack, bedWords Related to sack bedstead, futon, mattress, pallet; bunk bed, cot, couch, daybed, feather bed, four-poster, hammock, Murphy bed, shakedown, sleigh bed, sofa, sofa bed, studio couch, trundle bed, water bed; bassinet, carry-cot [British], cradle, crib


sack

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of sack

  1. to let go from office, service, or employment he was sacked for showing up late once too often Synonyms of 1sack ax (or axe), bounce, can, cashier, discharge, fire, muster out, pink-slip, release, remove, retire, sack, terminate, turn offWords Related to 1sack downsize, excess, furlough, lay off, trim; boot (out), chuck (out), drum (out), kick out, throw out, unseat; separateNear Antonyms of 1sack keep; reemploy, rehire; contract, subcontract; recruitAntonyms of 1sack employ, engage, hire, retain, sign (up or on), take on


sack

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of sack

  1. to search through with the intent of committing robbery thieves sacked the house in search of the diamond necklace Synonyms of 2sack despoil, loot, maraud, pillage, plunder, sackWords Related to 2sack break in, burglarize, rip off, steal (from); comb, hunt, rake, rifle, rummage; harry, raid; ravish



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