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skive

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishskiveskive /skaɪv/ (also skive off) verb [intransitive] British English informal  WORK HARDto avoid work or school by staying away or leaving without permissionplay truantskiver noun [countable]→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
skiveShe says she's been ill for the past week, but I think she's just skiving.Barry had most likely told her he was skiving.There is no way that I could skive a session, even if I wanted to, wearing my yellow and tartan suit!Harry's going to get into trouble if he keeps skiving off on Friday afternoons.
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Verb table
skive
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyskive
he, she, itskives
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyskived
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave skived
he, she, ithas skived
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad skived
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill skive
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have skived
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam skiving
he, she, itis skiving
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you, we, theyare skiving
Past
I, he, she, itwas skiving
you, we, theywere skiving
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been skiving
he, she, ithas been skiving
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been skiving
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be skiving
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been skiving
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