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sack

1
Cricket Austral. a run scored off a ball not struck by the batsman: allotted to the team as an extra and not to the individual batsman

sack

2
American football a tackle on a quarterback which brings him down before he has passed the ball

sack

3 Archaic except in trademarks any dry white wine formerly imported into Britain from SW Europe

What does it mean when you dream about a sack?

Dreaming about a large sack, particularly one that a person might fit into, might be a womb symbol. Alternatively, corpses are sometimes placed in sacks, so a sack can suggest death as well. The dream might also be alluding to idioms such as “getting sacked” or “hitting the sack.” (See also Bag).

bag, sack

A quantity of portland cement: 94 lb in the United States, 87.5 lb in Canada, 112 lb (50.8 kg) in the United Kingdom, and 50 kg in most countries using the metric system.
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After an investigation, Alan, from Eaglesham, near Glasgow, was sacked last November over a "breach of trust".
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The Cardinals blanketed the Dallas receivers, resulting in a 22 of 49 passing day for Troy Aikman, who threw three interceptions and was sacked four times.
In a 34-17 victory over USC, Ayanbadejo sacked quarterback Carson Palmer four times, had a team-leading nine tackles and also forced a Chad Morton fumble that set up a UCLA field goal.
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PHOTO Oregon quarterback Jason Maas is sacked by USC defenders Sultan Abdul Malik (44) and Marc Matock (95) in the first half.