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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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I'm sure they're perfectly nice, and perfectly qualified TO judge, but the weight of their disapproval is sometimes so heavy that my flatscreen actually sags off the wall.
We're finding that everybody sags off of us because we're a poor outside shooting team, and we're not getting nearly as many backdoor cuts as we'd like.
When he stands around and dribbles, the opposition sags off and double-teams Allen or Paul Pierce.
DW2 sags off of his man since 2 is the farthest from the ball.