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 Dictionary entry overview: What does goofing off mean? 

  The noun GOOFING OFF has 1 sense:

1. the evasion of work or duty

  Familiarity information: GOOFING OFF used as a noun is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


Sense 1goofing off [BACK TO TOP]


The evasion of work or duty

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions


goldbricking; goofing off; shirking; slacking; soldiering

Hypernyms ("goofing off" is a kind of...):

dodging; escape; evasion (nonperformance of something distasteful (as by deceit or trickery) that you are supposed to do)

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