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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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He then "liked" a comment made by the other sacked worker which read: "Lucky I never f***f d a chair aff his heid.
The Governor Balochistan and Chief Secretary were urged to take notice of the situation and issue reinstatement orders in favour of the sacked employees.
Mr White, 42, who was the chairman of the local branch of the union, was sacked last week after a long period of suspension.
In response, Chief Whip Syed Khurshid Shah said the employees had been sacked in 1997 when the MQM was in power so the onus should not be shifted to the current government.
Michigan quarterback John Navarre was sacked 15 times all season but USC's blitzing defense recorded nine sacks in the game.
The Bruins have attempted 197 passes and were sacked 20 times, making for 217 pass plays.
Islamabad, June 30, 2009 (Frontier Star) --Present government will provide justice to those employees who were sacked on political grounds during 1996 to 1998.
Talking to reporter, the minister said that the government is working on the reinstatement of 1996 sacked employees.
The Bruins sacked Arizona quarterbacks Jason Johnson and Nic Costa six times and pounded them virtually every time they went back to pass.
He warned grimly: "I have this fear more and more managers will be sacked sooner and sooner.
England World Cup winner Alan Ball was the first be sacked by the Pompey owner and has called for Mandaric to show some patience.