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skive off sth

phrasal verb with skive uk   us   /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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