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|Verb||1.||shrink from - avoid (one's assigned duties); "The derelict soldier shirked his duties"|
avoid - refrain from doing something; "She refrains from calling her therapist too often"; "He should avoid publishing his wife's memories"
scrimshank - British military language: avoid work
slack - avoid responsibilities and work, be idle
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