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British English: /sak/
American English: /sæk/

Translation of sack in French:


  • 1 (bag) potato sack
    sac à pommes de terre
  • 2 (contents) a sack of flour
    un sac de farine
  • 3 [informal] (dismissal)to get the sack
    se faire mettre à la porte [informal]
    to give somebody the sack
    mettre quelqu'un à la porte [informal]
    to be threatened with the sack
    être menacé de renvoi
  • 4 [informal] (bed)the sack
    le lit, le pieu [slang]
    to hit the sack [informal]
    se coucher, se pieuter [slang]
    to be great in the sack [slang]
    bien baiser [slang]
  • 6 [archaic] (wine)
    (vin blanc d'Espagne)

transitive verb

  • 1 [informal] (dismiss)
    mettre [quelqu'un] à la porte [informal] (employee) (for pour) (for doing pour avoir fait)
    to be ou get sacked
    se faire mettre à la porte [informal]


to look like a sack of potatoes

être fagoté comme un sac

Phrasal verbs

sack out

[informal] (American English)
Definition of sack in:
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