sack

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sack

verb A primarily UK colloquial verb meaning to end employment; fire.
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He's got a beautiful woman on his arm, plays for Liverpool, earns about pounds 20,000 a week, wins pounds 4,000 on the National and still I get the sack.
When you get the sack it is not something that you enjoy, but it is part and parcel of football.