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SKULKING

 Dictionary entry overview: What does skulking mean? 

SKULKING (noun)
  The noun SKULKING has 1 sense:

1. evading duty or work by pretending to be incapacitated

  Familiarity information: SKULKING used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


SKULKING (noun)


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Meaning:

Evading duty or work by pretending to be incapacitated

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Synonyms:

malingering; skulking

Context example:

they developed a test to detect malingering

Hypernyms ("skulking" 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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