What does sacking mean?

Definitions for sackingˈsæk ɪŋ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word sacking.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sacking, bagging(noun)

    coarse fabric used for bags or sacks

  2. dismissal, dismission, discharge, firing, liberation, release, sack, sacking(noun)

    the termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart)


  1. sacking(Noun)

    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. sacking(Noun)

    Firing or termination of an employee.

    He followed his sacking with a good drunk.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sacking

    of Sack

  2. Sacking(noun)

    stout, coarse cloth of which sacks, bags, etc., are made

  3. Origin: [AS. saeccing, from saecc sack, bag.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sacking in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sacking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Images & Illustrations of sacking

  1. sackingsackingsacking


Find a translation for the sacking definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these sacking definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"sacking." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 12 Dec. 2017. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/sacking>.

Are we missing a good definition for sacking? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for sacking:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.