sacque
noun Etymology: alteration of 1sack Date: 1762 1. sack 3a, b 2. an infant's usually short jacket that fastens at the neck

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  • Sacque — Sacque, n. [Formed after the analogy of the French. See 2d {Sack}.] Same as 2d {Sack}, 3. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sacque — [sak] n. [pseudo Fr for SACK1] 1. SACK1 (sense 3) ☆ 2. a baby s jacket …   English World dictionary

  • sacque — noun a woman s full loose hiplength jacket • Syn: ↑sack • Hypernyms: ↑jacket * * * ˈsak noun ( s) Etymology: alteration of sack (I) …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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 — /sak/, n. sack1 (def. 6). * * * …   Universalium

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

  • sacque — [[t]sæk[/t]] n. clo sack I, 6) …   From formal English to slang

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

  • dressing sacque — noun a woman s loose jacket; worn while dressing • Syn: ↑dressing sack • Hypernyms: ↑jacket * * * noun see dressing sack …   Useful english dictionary

  • sacquer — ou saquer [ sake ] v. tr. <conjug. : 1> • 1867; de 1. sac ♦ Fam. 1 ♦ (de l expr. rendre son sac à) Renvoyer, congédier. « Sacque Guilhermet. Il est très médiocre [...] saque [sic] donc Guilhermet » (Montherlant). Noter sévèrement. Le prof l …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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