Meaning of “skive off sth” in the English Dictionary


"skive off sth" in Business English

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skive off sth

phrasal verb with skive uk /skaɪv/ us 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.

(Definition of “skive off sth” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)