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skive

verb [I]
 
 
/skaɪv/ ( also skive off) UK informal WORKPLACE
to do something else when you should be working: We realized that we could skive without the management noticing. He was always skiving off and going to the cinema.
skiver noun [C] skiving noun [U]
Translations of “skive”
in Chinese (Traditional) 曠工, 逃學, 曠課…
in Russian сачковать, прогуливать…
in Turkish kaytarmak, işten kaçmak, okulu/işi kırmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 旷工, 逃学…
in Polish wagarować, bumelować…
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