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Sack

Predominately British; to terminate a person, especially with cause. For example, an employee caught stealing may be sacked, meaning he will no longer be employed at the company. The term is equivalent to firing.
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After setting up camp, there's time for a few beers and a chat around the campfire before hitting the sack.
USA], Nov 23 (ANI): Just opening windows and doors before hitting the sack can help you get a good night's sleep, according to a recent study.
A made bed and a clean room clear your mind and makes you feel less stressed before hitting the sack.
Before hitting the sack, the "Skyscraper" singer admitted that the nomination is a dream come true for her.
And spill them she did as she modestly insisted he loved her body and told her that hitting the sack with her was "100 percent better than with top models".
STRUGGLING families are hitting the sack at 7pm to save money on energy bills.