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Meaning of “goof off” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of goof off from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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goof off

phrasal verb with goof  us   /ɡuf/ verb [I] infml
to ​avoidwork or ​wastetime: You’d ​better not ​let the ​bosscatch you goofing off!
(Definition of goof off from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “goof off”
in Chinese (Simplified) 逃避工作, 偷懒…
in Turkish kaytarmak, yan gelip yatmak, tembellik yapmak…
in Russian лодырничать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 逃避工作, 偷懶…
in Polish obijać się…
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