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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A coarse piece of material resembling a bag; A garment made of coarse material like burlap.

Usage examples (27)
  • So fasting and clothing in sackcloth were customary in humiliation.
  • ` Nor will you be able to take pleasure in sackcloth, 'he said gravely.
  • Revelation also says the witness would prophecy in sackcloth, from the Greek word 'sakkos' meaning sackcloth.
  • It is the time fixed for the witnesses 'prophesying in sackcloth, in conformity to Christ's preaching in his humiliation just so long. for more
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