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How to use malinger in a sentence

It was quick work; but Bowles had a college education—he had been only six hours a cowboy when he learned to malinger on the job.
BAT WING BOWLESDANE COOLIDGE
One, of course, can readily see with what facility an individual of the type under discussion could malinger mental symptoms.
STUDIES IN FORENSIC PSYCHIATRYBERNARD GLUECK
No man ever essayed to malinger or to shirk a duty to which he had been allotted by the doctor.
SIXTEEN MONTHS IN FOUR GERMAN PRISONSHENRY CHARLES MAHONEY
"Sheep," who has been disposed to malinger, is the worst of the lot.
ADVENTURES IN ALASKASAMUEL HALL YOUNG
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WORDS RELATED TO MALINGER

  • bum
  • cheat
  • creep
  • dodge
  • dog
  • duck
  • elude
  • eschew
  • evade
  • fence
  • get around
  • laze
  • lie down on job
  • loaf
  • loiter
  • lounge
  • lurk
  • malinger
  • parry
  • pussyfoot
  • quit
  • shirk
  • shuffle off
  • shun
  • sidestep
  • skulk
  • slack
  • slink
  • slip
  • slough off
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