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sack•cloth



Pronunciation: (sak'klôth", -kloth"), [key]
n.
1. sacking.
2. coarse cloth worn as a sign of mourning or penitence.
3. in sackcloth and ashes, in a state of repentance or sorrow; contrite: She would be in sackcloth and ashes for days over every trifling error she made.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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