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The preacher whom they proposed to pull out of his difficulty proved that he was neither a tenderfoot nor a shirker.
HEROES OF TO-DAYMARY R. PARKMAN
Then I was sorry I had said that because they utterly refused to let me help wash the dishes and I felt like an awful shirker.
You know I'm not much of a shirker, I haven't a lazy bone in my body where work's concerned.
GERMINIE LACERTEUXEDMOND AND JULES DE GONCOURT
She was about to set Portia hastily down in her mind as on the order of a shirker.
I am a shirker, a man who would be drummed out of any regiment.
THE HALF-HEARTEDJOHN BUCHAN
The fellow with the canker at his heart is not the battler but the envious shirker who is too "proud" to risk a fall.
IF YOU DON'T WRITE FICTIONCHARLES PHELPS CUSHING
Whatever may be said henceforward of these "golden lads" of ours, "shirker" and "loafer" they can never he called again.
If I don't answer the call I'll be branded a shirker in my village, and I've got to live in that village all my life.
THE LAST SHOTFREDERICK PALMER
The boss of a trail herd cannot be a shirker, and Sanderson did his full share of the work.
SQUARE DEAL SANDERSONCHARLES ALDEN SELTZER
No soldier is a loyal soldier who is a knocker or a grumbler or a shirker.

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