Translation of "sack" - English-Korean dictionary


noun uk /sæk/ us /sæk/ informal

a large, strong bag used to carry or keep things

a sack of potatoes
get the sack UK informal

When someone gets the sack, they are told to leave their job.

He got the sack from his last job.
verb uk /sæk/ us /sæk/ UK informal also UK/US fire

to tell someone to leave their job

He was sacked for being late.

(Translation of “sack” from the Cambridge English–Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)