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wag (it)

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, Australia. I was so restless and bored at work that I decided to just wag it after lunch without telling anyone. Hey, Jim and I are planning on wagging from school on Friday, do you want to come with us? That's the last time you wag class, mister! From now on, I'm dropping you to school every morning!
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WAGs

An acronym for "wives and girlfriends." It is usually applied to wives and girlfriends of famous people, especially professional athletes. Are WAGs invited to the event too?
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The [pounds sterling]568,200 raised by players of the National Lottery, comes as a huge boost to Wag & Company, enabling it to double its activities by 2020 and to pursue its ambition of having volunteers in every community across the region.
The England WAGs have been bonding over their shared hopes and fears for the team as they hang out together in Russia, where Becky and Jamie Vardy have also brought their kids.
The FA say they have organised the WAGs' itinerary, which means sharing all their internal flights with England supporters, but the players' families are paying their own way.
"Wags might wear fabulous dresses and have make careers out of having their picture taken, but most support their partners practically and emotionally, as that's the duty of anyone in a long-term relationship and it's vital to the team's success," she wrote.
A friend of the WAGs said that they found a place to stay in a bit of a hassle because England boss Roy Hodgson had not made up his mind about what he wanted to do with his squad's partners but he said that it is up to the WAGs, so they are going.
A few days later I decide to have a WAG night out, so me and my pals Regan Dyce, 25, and Shelley Rae, 22, head to some of Manchester's coolest bars to see if my fakeover will work.
A FORMER football WAG from Wales is staging a London musical about the glamorous lives of the women behind Britain's premiership players.
Being in WAGS gives a great opportunity for scouts and guides around Warwickshire to experience working in a theatre and being part of a large team."
She might not have an exemplary style sense like cricket WAGs abroad, but she still manages to look chic and casual with her layered hairstyle and svelte frame.
Five glamorous WAGs u Chantelle Tagoe (Emile Heskey's partner), Ellie Darby (partner of Matthew Upson), Elen Rives (Frank Lampard's former partner), Amii Grove (ex-girlfriend of Jermaine Pennant) and Imogen Thomas (ex-girlfriend of Jermain Defoe) will trade their glamorous lives and get their perfectly manicured hands dirty by working in some of the poorest and most deprived neighbourhoods in South Africa u on TV.
All Germany's WAGs are staying together at the luxury five-star Sheraton Pretoria - a hotel considered safe and protected - for about pounds 500 a night.
BY POST: Send your photos to World Cup WAGS, Sunday Mercury, Fort Dunlop, Fort Parkway, Birmingham B24 9FF.
Queen of the WAGs Victoria Beckham is well-known for her polished appearance and Steven Gerrard's partner Alex Curran, along with Colleen Rooney, are also famed for their fashion and beauty know-how.
Footballers' wives and girlfriends - or Wags as the collective acronym goes - have become a post-David Beckham phenomenon.
Did Cardiff's pubs and shops thrive without the aid of WAGs?