To move quietly and stealthily so as to avoid being seen or heard; go furtively
To make slower:
To avoid by or as by stepping aside; dodge
To avoid or escape from by deceit or cleverness; elude
To avoid or escape from by quickness, cunning, etc.; evade
To duck is defined as to lower the head or body quickly as if to avoid a blow.
To avoid (a blow, etc.) by moving or shifting quickly aside
To refrain from using, engaging in, or partaking of:
(Informal) To be sexually unfaithful:
To waste or kill time:
To diddle is defined as to behave in an unproductive manner or to cheat or lie about something on purpose.
To lounge is defined as to lay around or sit around in some kind of comfortable couch or chair.
To hover over or remain near an area:
To move slowly or aimlessly; loaf
To live as a bum or vagrant
To be lazy or idle; loaf
To apply cosmetics to:
To meet or confront squarely or face to face
To be sufficient for (a need, for example); fulfill:
Find another word for shirks. In this page you can discover 23 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for shirks, like: fiddles, sneaks, slacks, sidesteps, neglects, evades, eludes, ducks, dodges, avoids and cheats.