bunk off


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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.bunk off - play truant from work or school; "The boy often plays hooky"
jargon, lingo, patois, argot, vernacular, slang, cant - a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); "they don't speak our lingo"
skip, cut - intentionally fail to attend; "cut class"
Translations

w>bunk off

vi (Brit Sch inf) → schwänzen
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Armed with a suitably juvenile sense of humour, Jacob Tremblay, Brady Noon and Keith L Williams play the 12-year-old boys who bunk off school to shout and swear their way across town in order to recover Max's dad's drone they've borrowed, while being chased by a pair of older girls whose drugs they've inadvertently stolen.
Armed with a suitably juvenile sense of humour, Jacob Tremblay, Brady Noon Keith L Williams play the year-old boys who bunk off school to shout and swear their way across town in order to recover Max's dad's drone they've borrowed, while being chased by a pair older girls whose drugs they've inadvertently stolen.
MISSION Boys out to recover dad's lost drone Armed with a suitably juvenile sense of humour, Jacob Tremblay, Brady Noon and Keith L Williams play the 12-year-old boys who bunk off school to shout and swear their way across town in order to recover Max's dad's drone they borrowed, while chased by a pair of older teen girls whose drugs they've inadvertently stolen.
Films Good Boys 15, 90mins, opens Friday THREE boys bunk off school to party - ending up on the run from cops and teenage girls.
Pricewise TOM SEGAL TODAY'S BETS Sharjah 4.20 Punchestown 1pt each-way Western Boy 4.55 Punchestown 1pt win Bunk Off Early 4.55 Punchestown 1pt win THE underlying theme at the Punchestown festival will be the battle for the trainers' title and, with Willie Mullins having the front three in the market in the richly endowed BoyleSports Champion Chase (5.30), the result of the Herald Champion Novice Hurdle (4.20) might be a crucial marker for the two camps.
JAMES CARR: Very limited on any sort of change being a listed building and expensive to maintain in the traditional method rules and regulations would be strict as this is our heritage and needs keeping MARIE IBBOTSON: Yes plz I would absolutely love it CERI GILLESPIE: Yes please ANDREW BAGGOTT: Absolutely RE TEACHERS IN GWYNEDD FACE SACK IF THEY BUNK OFF TO WATCH WALES PLAY IN THE EUROS MIZZY OLIVER: Got to agree that it should be put on in the schools.
AN ANGRY dad has accused HMV of tempting pupils to bunk off school to make sure they see pop sensations JLS.
Another pupil, Martyn (Daniel Brocklebank), suggests Liz, Mike and two other friends bunk off a geography school trip and sneak off to a disused bomb shelter for three days where she'll have a chance to make her move.
The glamorous red car was made for the hit 1986 flick starring Matthew Broderick as a youngster who decides to bunk off school and have a day of fun.
Thenwere times when to put it mild Iwas a somewhat rebellious child and broke the most cardinal rule: "A girlmust never bunk off school" I'm older nowand wiser too And knowit's not the thing to do.
PARENTS who allow their children to bunk off school have been given a warning.
"Trying to convince her to 'bunk off' school doesn't sound good and, as a parent, I can understand your concern.