follow Dictionary.com

11 Trending Words of 2014

get the sack

Slang definitions & phrases for get the sack

get the sack

verb phrase

To be dismissed, with prejudice: If they protested, they got the sack (1825+ British)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
Cite This Source
Idioms and Phrases with get the sack

get the sack

see under get the ax
The American Heritage® Idioms Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for get

4
5
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with get the sack