Synonyms for malingering
- 1. malingering, skulking, evasion, escape, dodging
- usage: evading duty or work by pretending to be incapacitated; "they developed a test to detect malingering"
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- 1. malinger, skulk, fiddle, shirk, shrink from, goldbrick
- usage: avoid responsibilities and duties, e.g., by pretending to be ill