vb bob off (Brit. slang) dodge, gold-brick (U.S. slang) idle, malinger, scrimshank (Brit. military slang) shirk, skulk, slack, swing the lead
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skive ( skives 3rd person present) ( skiving present participle) ( skived past tense & past participle ) If you skive, you avoid working, especially by staying away from the place where you should be working.
The company treated me as though I were skiving. V
Skive off means the same as skive., phrasal verb
`I absolutely hated school,' Rachel says. `I skived off all the time.'... V P
Almost everybody's kids skive off school. V P n
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