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sack

verb [T]
 
 
/sæk/ UK ( US fire)
HR, WORKPLACE to make someone leave their job, especially because they have done something wrong: Walters was the first of the senior staff to be sacked by the new editor. Do shareholders have the right to sack the entire board of directors?
(Definition of sack verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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