hookey

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hookey

hooky [ˈhʊkɪ] N (esp US) to play hookeyhacer novillos, hacer pirola
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It's as simple as tit-tat-toe, three-in-a-row, and as easy as playing hooky.
Smart homes are digitally connected, and can alert owners to intruders, emergencies such as carbon monoxide poisoning, and even inform parents when kids are playing hooky from school.
SINCE the dawn of the internet, errant employees have been getting caught out on social media slating their bosses or playing hooky, but last week one former Reddit worker was on the receiving end of a very public dressing down.
Be careful what you search for - 'Cheryl Cole' could cause all manner of problems Reddit and weep SINCE the dawn of the internet, errant employees have been getting caught out on social media slating their bosses or playing hooky, but last week one former Reddit worker was on the receiving end of a very public dressing down.
JUST IN CASE any children read this column--peeking, as kids inevitably will, at Mom's or Dad's seductive copy of SUCCESS--allow me to start with a disclaimer: I in no way endorse playing hooky.
I wanted to get Mattie, my 2-year-old Irish setter, into as many birds as possible but even though we hunted as frequently as my conscience would allow--yes, I'll admit to playing hooky on more than a few work-week mornings--the pheasants just weren't there.
RECIFE, Brazil -- They heard about people back home watching during their lunch breaks, streaming on office computers or playing hooky with fellow fans.
We're playing hooky (from work) because it's the first day on the mountain and I don't want to miss it.
During the heydays of Beirut's theaters, matinees were popular fare as the venues drew in early foot traffic from Downtown and university students playing hooky.
Challenger said up to a quarter of the city's workforce was tardy or playing hooky on Tuesday morning.
The policy can keep an infection from spreading and limit medical costs, but it also lowers productivity, especially when employees intent on playing hooky abuse it.
I can enjoy an entire day off from work and look virtuous doing it, even though I'm playing hooky.