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skive

verb [I or T] uk   us   /skaɪv/ UK informal
to be absent from work or school without permission: Tom and Mike have skived (off) school today to watch the match.
Translations of “skive”
in Chinese (Traditional) 曠工, 逃學, 曠課…
in Russian сачковать, прогуливать…
in Turkish kaytarmak, işten kaçmak, okulu/işi kırmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 旷工, 逃学…
in Polish wagarować, bumelować…
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