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Synonyms of sacking

Noun


1. sacking, bagging, fabric, cloth, material, textile

usage: coarse fabric used for bags or sacks

2. dismissal, dismission, discharge, firing, liberation, release, sack, sacking, termination, ending, conclusion

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

Verb


1. sack, plunder, take

usage: plunder (a town) after capture; "the barbarians sacked Rome"

2. displace, fire, give notice, can, dismiss, give the axe, send away, sack, force out, give the sack, terminate, remove

usage: terminate the employment of; discharge from an office or position; "The boss fired his secretary today"; "The company terminated 25% of its workers"

3. net, sack, sack up, clear, profit, gain, benefit

usage: make as a net profit; "The company cleared $1 million"

4. sack, encase, incase, case

usage: put in a sack; "The grocer sacked the onions"

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