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English definition of “skive off sth”

skive off sth

phrasal verb with skive
/skaɪv/ verb [I] (also skive off) UK informal WORKPLACE
to not go to work, school, etc. when you should: skive off work/school It's easy to exaggerate an illness in order to skive off work.
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