- a burlap bag.
Origin of crocus sack
First recorded in 1780–90; origin uncertain
Also called crocus bag, croker sack.
Regional variation note
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Armed with a crocus-sack, we returned to the house; all was dark and still.History of Kershaw's Brigade
D. Augustus Dickert