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slinkverb [I usually + adv/prep]

uk   /slɪŋk/ us   /slɪŋk/ slunk, slunk
to walk away from somewhere quietly so that you are not noticed: I tried to slink out of the room so that nobody would see me go.disapproving He usually slinks off (= leaves) at about 3.30.
(Definition of slink from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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slinkverb [I always + adv/prep]

us   /slɪŋk/ past tense and past participle slunk /slʌŋk/
to walk or leave quietly, esp. because you do not want to be noticed or are ashamed of something: I was so embarrassed that I tried to slink away.
(Definition of slink from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “slink”
in Vietnamese lẻn vào…
in Spanish escabullirse, moverse sigilosamente…
in Malaysian dengan takut-takut…
in Thai เดินลับ ๆ ล่อ ๆ…
in French aller furtivement…
in German schleichen…
in Chinese (Traditional) (悄悄)溜走…
in Chinese (Simplified) (悄悄)溜走…
in Indonesian menyelinap…
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