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 Dictionary entry overview: What does skulking mean? 

  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 


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Evading duty or work by pretending to be incapacitated

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions


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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