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English definition of “sack”

sack

noun (JOB)    /sæk/
the sack B2 a situation in which someone is removed from their job : They gave him the sack for being late. Two workers got the sack for fighting in the warehouse .Firing staff and being fired
(Definition of sack noun (JOB) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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