Last modified on 11 August 2014, at 20:36

sacking

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

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.

VerbEdit

sacking

  1. Present participle of sack.