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Synonyms of malingering

Noun


1. malingering, skulking, evasion, escape, dodging

usage: evading duty or work by pretending to be incapacitated; "they developed a test to detect malingering"

Verb


1. malinger, skulk, fiddle, shirk, shrink from, goldbrick

usage: avoid responsibilities and duties, e.g., by pretending to be ill

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