sacque

/sak/, n.
sack1 (def. 6).

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  • sacque — Sack Sack, n. [OE. sak, sek, AS. sacc, s[ae]cc, L. saccus, Gr. sa kkos from Heb. sak; cf. F. sac, from the Latin. Cf. {Sac}, {Satchel}, {Sack} to plunder.] 1. A bag for holding and carrying goods of any kind; a receptacle made of some kind of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sacque — noun Etymology: alteration of 1sack Date: 1762 1. sack 3a, b 2. an infant s usually short jacket that fastens at the neck …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sacque — noun (Variant of sack) A short loose fitting garment for women and children …   Wiktionary

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  • sacque — /sæk/ (say sak) noun → sack1 (def. 4) …   Australian English dictionary

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