French translation of sacking
- (= material)
toile f à sac
- (informal, = dismissal)
Example Sentences Including 'sacking'
His watch had been dexterously snatched from his wrist when the sacking was first put over his head.In Love and War
It wasn't them that needed sacking , it was Gerald who was covering his back.The Scar
A shell hole through the front wall of the mosque had been plugged with sacking.Somewhere East of Life
Trends of 'sacking'
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- (= bag)
sac ma sack of potatoes
un sac de pommes de terre
to give sb the sack
mettre qn à la porteto get the sack
être mis(e) à la porte
- (informal, = dismiss)
mettre à la porte
⇒ He was sacked.
On l'a mis à la porte.
- (= plunder)
mettre à sac
Example Sentences Including 'sack'
That's what I saw - a man in a hooded cloak with a sack on his back.Pretty Maids all in a Row
There was a shovel by the back door and a polypropylene sack of what looked like tools.A DARKENING STAIN (2002)
He took out the double bedsheet which had been drawn into a sack like laundry.INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)
'sacking' in Other Languages
Translation of sacking from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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