Translation of "sack" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

sack

noun uk /sæk/ us /sæk/
BAG 袋子

C1 [ C ] a large bag made of strong cloth, paper, or plastic, used to store large amounts of something

大布袋;麻袋;大紙袋;大塑膠袋
The corn was stored in large sacks. 玉米裝在大麻袋裡。
a sack of potatoes/coal/flour 一袋馬鈴薯/煤/麵粉
→ See also haversack , knapsack , rucksack

[ C ] US a paper or plastic bag used to carry things, especially things bought in a food shop

食品購物袋
a sack of groceries 一袋食品雜貨
JOB 解僱
the sack

B2 [ S ] UK a situation in which someone is removed from their job

開除,解僱
They gave him the sack for being late. 因爲遲到,他們開除了他。
Two workers got the sack for fighting in the warehouse. 兩名工人因爲在倉庫打架而被解僱了。
ATTACK 竊盜

[ S ] an attack on a building or town in which a lot of destruction is caused and many valuable things are stolen

(通常指在戰爭中)洗劫,劫掠
The sack of Rome by the Visigoths occurred in the fifth century. 西哥德人洗劫羅馬發生在西元五世紀。
IN AMERICAN FOOTBALL

in American football, an attack on the quarterback that prevents him from throwing the ball:

The Colts have allowed only six sacks this season.
BED
the sack [ S ] mainly US informal

bed

It's late - I'm going to hit the sack (= go to bed). 時間不早了,我要上床睡覺了。
He came home and found Judy and Brad in the sack (= in bed) together. 回到家,他發現茱蒂和布拉德睡在同一張床上。
in the sack mainly US informal

If someone is good/bad in the sack, they are sexually skilled/not sexually skilled.

床上功夫(好或差)
verb [ T ] uk /sæk/ us /sæk/
JOB 解僱

B2 mainly UK US usually fire to remove someone from a job, usually because they have done something wrong or badly, or sometimes as a way of saving the cost of employing them

解僱,開除
They sacked her for being late. 因爲遲到,他們把她開除了。
He got sacked from his last job. 他上一份工作是被解僱的。
IN AMERICAN FOOTBALL

in American football, to attack the quarterback in order to prevent him from throwing the ball:

The quarterback was sacked only once and completed 16 out of 23 passes.
ATTACK 竊盜

to attack a building or town, causing a lot of destruction and stealing many valuable things

(通常指在戰爭中)洗劫,劫掠
The invaders sacked every village they passed on their route. 侵略者洗劫了他們途經的每個村莊。

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(Translation of “sack” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)