Synonyms of goldbricking


1. shirking, slacking, soldiering, goofing off, goldbricking, evasion, escape, dodging

usage: the evasion of work or duty


1. victimize, swindle, rook, goldbrick, nobble, diddle, bunco, defraud, scam, mulct, gyp, gip, hornswoggle, short-change, con, cheat, rip off, chisel

usage: deprive of by deceit; "He swindled me out of my inheritance"; "She defrauded the customers who trusted her"; "the cashier gypped me when he gave me too little change"

2. fiddle, shirk, shrink from, goldbrick, avoid

usage: avoid (one's assigned duties); "The derelict soldier shirked his duties"

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