Definition of sacking:
lighting, paper bag, pay off, ease out, plush, spillage, freeing, sac, emission, sackful, acquittance, bagging, hammock, loss, electric discharge, twill, lay off, expelling, exit, venting, suiting, tulle, waiver, release, organza, poke, going, sack, dismissal, outlet, pocket, sacque, shift, sackcloth, press release, give someone notice, discharge, pink slip, retire, button, dismission, passing, liberation, firing off, moquette, judgment of dismissal, carrier bag, inflammation, judgement of dismissal, run, chemise, spill, departure, spark, arc, pension off, tone ending, firing, handout, electric arc, outpouring, kindling, expiration, ignition, dismiss, vent, satin, sheeting, fire, pouch.
One night, some ten years ere I was born, when they were sacking a rich man's house not very far from Minehead, a shot was fired at them in the dark, of which they took little notice, and only one of them knew that any harm was done.- "Lorna Doone, A Romance of Exmoor", R. D. Blackmore.
- "The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte", Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton.
- "Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete", John Lothrop Motley.