Translation of "sack" - English-Spanish dictionary

sack

noun uk /sæk/ informal

a large, strong bag used to carry or keep things

saco
a sack of potatoes
get the sack UK informal

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

ser despedido
He got the sack from his last job.
verb uk /sæk/ UK informal (also UK/US fire)

to tell someone to leave their job

echar (del trabajo), despedir
He was sacked for being late.

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

sack

noun /sӕk/

a large bag of coarse cloth, strong paper or plastic

saco
The potatoes were put into sacks.
sacking noun

a type of coarse cloth for making sacks

arpillera
hessian sacking.
sackcloth noun

a type of coarse cloth formerly worn as a sign of mourning or of sorrow for sin.

arpillera

(Translation of “sack” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)