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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Avoid responsibilities and duties, e.g., by pretending to be ill.

Usage examples (30)
  • If you continued to malinger, you will be fired.
  • "malinger" with such intensity of purpose, that I feared lest he would kill himself to spite us.
  • I think the malinger missed his feet but took out his balls on the richochet.
  • He tried to cover up the crime and malinger mental illness in jail to fellow inmates. for more
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