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skive (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 skive it after lunch without telling anyone. Hey, Jim and I are planning on skiving from school on Friday, do you want to come with us? That's the last time you skive class, mister! From now on, I'm dropping you to school every morning!
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skive 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 skive off after lunch without telling anyone. Hey, Jim and I are planning on skiving off from school on Friday, do you want to come with us? That's the last time you skive off class, mister! From now on, I'm dropping you off to school every morning!
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The Idler's Skive Planner points out that if you take a sickie on a Monday, you are then faced with four consecutive days at work.
And as far as choosing which days of the week to skive, Kieran says it's probably best to go for the middle of the week, and take two days off together.
The new hose is designed for use with MatchMate Plus fittings and, in most sizes, with skive fittings as well, Aeroquip said.
Supported by the National Foundation for Youth Music and Aviva Broker Community Fund, Skive Lounge offers live opportunities for emerging artists as well as open mic slots for those just venturing out.
Under the agreement Flextronics is to purchase Bang & Olufsen's assets in Skive for DKK96m.
If you are "busy, busy, busy" you're really thick, thick, thick, because you haven't the wit to skive, skive, skive, or delegate, delegate, delegate.
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Contract notice: Eu offer for delivery of workwear for care and care in the municipality of skive.
n THE Friday Skive has started up again at The Masque Bar for the new year.
Dantherm Holding said that in order to secure synergy gains from the merger all activities of the two subsidiaries would be concentrated to Dantherm HMS's current facilities in Skive, Denmark.
But the research, carried out by Crown Computing, also showed that more than half of people would be less likely to skive if their pay was being docked.
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But bosses are afraid workers will use the pandemic as an excuse to skive off.
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Contract award notice: EU offer of greening at sports facilities and selected green areas in the municipality of Skive.