bunk off work


bunk off work
ˌbunk ˈoff | ˌbunk off ˈschool/ˈwork derived
(BrE, informal) to stay away from school or work when you should be there; to leave school or work early
Syn: skive, Syn:play truant

I'm going to bunk off this afternoon.

She had bunked off work all week.

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