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Present participle for avoid, get out of responsibility
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“I do not shirk any responsibility in this matter.”
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Present participle for to move stealthily or furtively
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Present participle for to avoid or neglect (a duty or responsibility)
“He was sacked for shirking.”
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Present participle for deliberately avoiding providing a clear answer or statement
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Present participle for to dodge something, such as a question, task or duty
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Present participle for to shun or shy away from
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Present participle for to cease to perform a specified action
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Present participle for to fail to care for or pay attention to
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Present participle for to feign illness, injury, or incapacitation in order to avoid work or obligation
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Bludging or cadging
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Present participle for to give up a right, position, responsibility, or power
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Present participle for avoid work
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Present participle for to be liberated or freed from (something)
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Present participle for to spend one's time in an aimless, idle way
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Present participle for to pass or spend (time) in idleness
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Present participle for to disregard the rules and refuse to conform
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Present participle for to act or move slowly or lazily
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Present participle for fail to fulfil an obligation, especially to repay a loan or to appear in a law court
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Present participle for to move aside or to and fro in a sudden or quick manner
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The action of evading something
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Habitual laziness or sloth
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A failure to do something that is expected or required
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The action of staying away from school without good reason
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Ostensibly employed, but wasting time
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Disinclined to work
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