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Noun
The action of evading something
Noun
Habitual laziness or sloth
Noun
A failure to do something that is expected or required
Noun
The act of shirking from responsibilities and duties, especially from attending school
Verb
Present participle for avoid, get out of responsibility
“I do not shirk any responsibility in this matter.”
Verb
Present participle for to move about in a sly or secret manner
“… given the multitude of auditoriums at the multiplex, it's not too difficult for underaged kids to shirk into R-rated movies.”
Verb
Present participle for to avoid or neglect (a duty or responsibility)
“He was sacked for shirking.”
Adjective
Ostensibly employed, but wasting time
Adjective
Disinclined to work
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