Share this entry


American English: /ˈhʊki/
British English: /ˈhʊki/


  • to play hooky (esp US) [colloquial]
    faltar a clase
    hacer novillos [colloquial]
    irse de pinta (Mexico) [colloquial]
    hacerse la rata or la rabona (Río de la Plata) [colloquial]
    hacerse la vaca (Peru) [colloquial]
    hacer la cimarra (Chile) [colloquial]
    capar clase (Colombia) [colloquial]
    jubilarse (Venezuela) [colloquial]
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.