To refrain from (doing something):
To acknowledge and accept or deal with:
avoid (one's assigned duties)
To avoid complying with or fulfilling a requirement.
Malinger is defined as to fake sick or to exaggerate an illness in order to skip school, work or some other undesirable event.
To move or twist quickly aside; shift suddenly, as to avoid a blow
In a slack manner; so as to be slack
To live by begging or by sponging off people
To spend time idly; loiter or lounge about; idle, dawdle, etc.
To shirk one's assigned duties or responsibilities.
(Slang) To move (in or out) quickly
To step out of the way of.
To be a sneak; behave in a stealthy, underhanded, or cowardly manner
Meet is defined as to come face to face with, be there when someone or something arrives, or to be introduced.
To set or style (the hair).
To disregard is defined as to ignore or treat with a lack of respect.
The definition of loiter is to hang around someplace without a reason to be there.
To move or act in a lazy, relaxed way; loll:
To goof is defined as to make a mistake, or to do something to waste time, usually used with "up" or "off."
To pass time without working or in avoiding work
To play or tinker (with), esp. in a nervous way
Find another word for shirk. In this page you can discover 31 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for shirk, like: avoid, cheat, face, shrink from, absolve, evade, elude, malinger, dodge, neglect and slack.