bunk (something)

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bunk (something)

To absent oneself or leave early from something (usually 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 bunk it after lunch without telling anyone. Hey, Jim and I are planning on bunking from school on Friday, do you want to come with us? That's the last time you bunk class, mister! From now on, I'm dropping you to school every morning!
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bunked

Very intoxicated. Do you remember last night at all? You were bunked!
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bunked

mod. drunk. That’s enough. You’re bunked.
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Hang-outs used to be movies, bunking class, college events, parties and more.
A teacher cannot 'cure' an insolent student, or a student that won't work, or one that is bunking class to take a nap in the common room.
New data shows both the truancy rate and the number of frequent truants remain higher than two years ago, meaning too many kids are still bunking class under National.
I had too many friends and allowed myself too often to be influenced by them especially when it came to bunking class. (Gillian)
Recently I witnessed the 'romantic gestures' of a couple near my house, bunking class.
Matters came to a head on February 8, when he was caned by principal Sunirmal Chakravarty for bunking class. Four days later he was back in Chakravarty's room, and given 16 minutes to come up with the name of a boy who burst crackers in class.
For this Kamal Haasan fan who grew up with pin up posters of the star and got beaten at home for bunking class to watch his movies, to be sitting down with his idol and discussing scenes for Vishwaroopam 2 decades later, it clearly went beyond his dreams.
So, bunking class was not the issue: I just didn't see why I should go for a movie just because everyone else was going.
The reasons for bunking classes were mainly to roam around/watch movies, because of boring classes and health problems.
I enjoyed this for a while but soon developed addiction for 'Shesha', started bunking classes and got pathetic results, but my parents didn't pay any heed.
What shocked us, being educators, was that most of those pairs looked like college or school students bunking classes. Many children bunk their classes for roaming in malls and theatres.
These actions have been made following the increase of violence, drug use, bunking classes and smoking habits among students.
Delhi UniversityV- C Dinesh Singh made a surprise visit to a college and found half the teachers bunking classes on the first day of the new session
They will not play for the thrill of the chase, the joy of bunking classes, the camaraderie, the opportunity to travel etc.
Zulfiqar powered through BBA and MBA by bunking classes, plagiarising reports, mastering cheating techniques, becoming best friends with teachers, doing favours and getting many in return.