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sack time

noun, Slang.
time spent sleeping.
Origin of sack time
An Americanism dating back to 1940-45 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • Couldn't we log some sack time before we start another assignment?

    The Space Pioneers Carey Rockwell
Slang definitions & phrases for sack time

sack duty

noun phrase

Sleeping time; sleep; loafing: Get in some sack drill (WWII armed forces)

sack time

noun phrase

  1. sack duty
  2. Bedtime; time to retire (fr WWII armed forces)
The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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