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shirk

Synonyms of shirk in English:

verb

  • 1 she didn't shirk any task
    evade, dodge, avoid, get out of, sidestep, shrink from, shun, skip, miss;
    neglect
    informal duck (out of), cop out of, cut
  • 2 no one shirked
    avoid one's duty, be remiss, be negligent, play truant, swing the lead, slack off
    informal goof off, play hooky
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