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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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USA], Nov 23 ( ANI ): Just opening windows and doors before hitting the sack can help you get a good night's sleep, according to a recent study.
She finishes work well past the wicked hour, walks across the street to go home perilously close to daybreak, or simply hails a cab to go for drinks with friends before hitting the sack.
We caught a brief drink in the bar wondering whether the entertainment promised was the 70s band playing an endless list of classics or the dads dancing on the floor ( both were enjoyable ( before hitting the sack back at the hotel watching a DVD in the room.
was as much a part of hitting the sack as brushing your teeth, said Darrin Martin.
But if they're not tucked up by 8pm, what chance have their exhausted parents got of hitting the sack by 9pm?
Before hitting the sack to get as much sleep as possible before the next mission.