sacking

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

sacking (countable and uncountable, plural sackings)

  1. (uncountable) Cheap rough cloth such as would be used to make bags (sacks).
    The farmer grabbed a handful of sacking and rubbed down the cow.
  2. (countable) Firing or termination of an employee.
    He followed his sacking with a good drunk.

Verb[edit]

sacking

  1. Present participle of sack.