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Sack Sack, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Sacked; p. pr. & vb. n. Sacking.] [See Sack pillage.] To plunder or pillage, as a town or city; to devastate; to ravage. The Romans lay under the apprehensions of seeing their city sacked by a barbarous enemy. --Addison.
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Sack Sack, n. [OE. sak, sek, AS. sacc, s[ae]cc, L. saccus, Gr. sa`kkos from Heb. sak; cf. F. sac, from the Latin. Cf. Sac, Satchel, Sack to plunder.] 1. A bag for holding and carrying goods of any kind; a receptacle made of some kind of pliable material, as cloth, leather, and the like; a large pouch. 2. A measure of varying capacity, according to local usage and the substance. The American sack of salt is 215 pounds; the sack of wheat, two bushels. --McElrath. 3. [Perhaps a different word.] Originally, a loosely hanging garment for women, worn like a cloak about the shoulders, and serving as a decorative appendage to the gown; now, an outer garment with sleeves, worn by women; as, a dressing sack. [Written also sacque.] 4. A sack coat; a kind of coat worn by men, and extending from top to bottom without a cross seam. 5. (Biol.) See 2d Sac, 2.
Sack
Sack Sack, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Sacked; p. pr. & vb. n. Sacking.] [See Sack pillage.] To plunder or pillage, as a town or city; to devastate; to ravage. The Romans lay under the apprehensions of seeing their city sacked by a barbarous enemy. --Addison.
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Sack Sack, v. t. 1. To put in a sack; to bag; as, to sack corn. Bolsters sacked in cloth, blue and crimson. --L. Wallace. 2. To bear or carry in a sack upon the back or the shoulders. [Colloq.]
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Sack Sack, n. [F. sac plunder, pillage, originally, a pack, packet, booty packed up, fr. L. saccus. See Sack a bag.] The pillage or plunder, as of a town or city; the storm and plunder of a town; devastation; ravage. The town was stormed, and delivered up to sack, -- by which phrase is to be understood the perpetration of all those outrages which the ruthless code of war allowed, in that age, on the persons and property of the defenseless inhabitants, without regard to sex or age. --Prescott.

Meaning of Sacked from wikipedia

- A sack is a rectangular-shaped bag. Sack may also refer to: Bed, slang term Flour sack Gunny sack Hacky sack, sport Money sack Paper sack Sleeping bag...
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- tackles and sacked quarterback Jameis Winston once in the 31–17 road victory. During a W**** 5 31-3 victory over the Cleveland Browns, Bosa sacked Baker Mayfield...
- A gunny sack, also known as a gunny shoe or tow sack, is an inexpensive bag, historically made of hessian (burlap) formed from jute, hemp, or other natural...
- Sack of Rome may refer to: Sack of Rome (390 BC) or Battle of the Allia, by Brennus, king of the Senone Gauls Sack of Rome (410), by Visigoths under Alaric...
- Italia. Chamberlin, E. R. (1979). The Sack of Rome. New York: Dorset. Pitts, Vincent Joseph (1993). The man who sacked Rome: Charles de Bourbon, constable...
- Oliver Wolf Sacks, CBE FRCP (9 July 1933 – 30 August 2015) was a British neurologist, naturalist, historian of science, and author. Born in Britain, and...
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- Roethlisberger and the division-winning Pittsburgh Steelers, whom Suggs had sacked often over the years. On February 18, 2009, he was once again given the...
- blood. Women, including nuns, were raped by the Crusader army, which also sacked churches, monasteries and convents. The very altars of these churches were...
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