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sag off

To absent oneself or leave early from school or work when one would normally be required to be there; to play truant. Primarily heard in UK. I was so restless and bored at work that I decided to just sag off after lunch without telling anyone. Hey, Jim and I are planning on sagging off from school on Friday, do you want to come with us? That's the last time you sag off class, mister! From now on, I'm dropping you off to school every morning!
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sag away (from something)

to settle or droop down or away. The cloth sagged away from the edge of the table.
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sag down

to droop downward. The branch sagged down and nearly touched the ground. When the rain got the drapes wet, they sagged down and touched the floor.
See also: down, sag

sag under something

to droop under the burden of something. The porch roof sagged under the weight of the snow. The springs of the car sagged under the weight of all the passengers.
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SAG members have voted in enough moderates to the national board to give that side its first majority (by one vote) in three years.
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1 SAG as resolution authority empowered in accordance with A* 77 para.
Abstract Sag is a coating defect that results from excessive, gravity-driven flow after deposition.
Since the 14th annual SAG Awards in 2008, stunt ensembles from film and TV have been recognized for their excellence, as well as their contributions to safety on set.
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