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bunk off (sth)

UK informal
verb uk phrasal verb with bunk   /bʌŋk/ us  
to stay away from school or work or to leave early, especially without permission: A lot of people bunk off early on Friday. It was a sunny day so they decided to bunk off school.
Translations of “bunk off (sth)”
in Chinese (Traditional) 逃學, 曠工, 早退…
in Chinese (Simplified) 逃学, 旷工, 早退…
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