Synonyms for sack

Synonyms for (noun) sack

Synonyms: discharge, dismissal, dismission, release, sack, sacking, firing, liberation

Definition: the termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart)

Similar words: termination, conclusion, ending

Definition: the act of ending something

Usage: the termination of the agreement


Synonyms: sack

Definition: the plundering of a place by an army or mob; usually involves destruction and slaughter

Usage: the sack of Rome

Similar words: plundering, pillage, pillaging

Definition: the act of stealing valuable things from a place

Usage: the plundering of the Parthenon; his plundering of the great authors


Synonyms: chemise, shift, sack

Definition: a loose-fitting dress hanging straight from the shoulders without a waist

Similar words: dress, frock

Definition: a one-piece garment for a woman; has skirt and bodice


Synonyms: hammock, sack

Definition: a hanging bed of canvas or rope netting (usually suspended between two trees); swings easily

Similar words: bed

Definition: a piece of furniture that provides a place to sleep

Usage: he sat on the edge of the bed; the room had only a bed and chair


Synonyms: sack, carrier bag, paper bag, poke

Definition: a bag made of paper or plastic for holding customer's purchases

Similar words: bag

Definition: a flexible container with a single opening

Usage: he stuffed his laundry into a large bag


Synonyms: sack, sacque

Definition: a woman's full loose hiplength jacket

Similar words: jacket

Definition: a short coat


Synonyms: sack

Definition: any of various light dry strong white wine from Spain and Canary Islands (including sherry)

Similar words: white wine

Definition: pale yellowish wine made from white grapes or red grapes with skins removed before fermentation


Synonyms: sack, sackful

Definition: the quantity contained in a sack

Similar words: containerful

Definition: the quantity that a container will hold


Synonyms: pocket, pouch, sac, sack

Definition: an enclosed space

Usage: the trapped miners found a pocket of air

Similar words: enclosed space, cavity

Definition: space that is surrounded by something

Synonyms for (verb) sack

Synonyms: sack

Definition: put in a sack

Usage: The grocer sacked the onions

Similar words: incase, encase, case

Definition: enclose in, or as if in, a case

Usage: my feet were encased in mud


Synonyms: sack, sack up, net, clear

Definition: make as a net profit

Usage: The company cleared $1 million

Similar words: profit, gain, benefit

Definition: derive a benefit from

Usage: She profited from his vast experience


Synonyms: plunder, sack

Definition: plunder (a town) after capture

Usage: the barbarians sacked Rome

Similar words: take

Definition: take by force

Usage: Hitler took the Baltic Republics; The army took the fort on the hill


Synonyms: can, dismiss, displace, send away, sack, terminate, fire, force out, give notice, give the axe, give the sack

Definition: terminate the employment of; discharge from an office or position

Usage: The boss fired his secretary today; The company terminated 25% of its workers

Similar words: remove

Definition: remove from a position or an office