The practice of regularly staying away from work or school without good reason: high levels of absenteeism caused by low job motivation
More example sentences
- You should keep records of absences and introduce a trigger mechanism that alerts you to look into regular absenteeism and the reasons for it.
- Whatever the reason, the continual absenteeism of legislators is a serious matter.
- Employees in buildings with healthy interiors have less absenteeism and tend to stay in their jobs longer.
Definition of absenteeism in:
- The US English dictionary