Malinger in a Sentence  πŸ”Š

Definition of Malinger

to pretend to be sick or injured in order to avoid doing work

Examples of Malinger in a sentence

Because Tom was known for trying to malinger out of chores, nobody believed his story about a sore throat.  πŸ”Š

The lazy student tried to malinger when it was time to work on his essay.  πŸ”Š

When it is time to do work around the house, Henry will offer malinger and go to his room to rest.  πŸ”Š

Bill is such a baseball fan that he will malinger and call in sick to attend the playoff games.  πŸ”Š

Although Sherri tried to malinger to avoid going to work, she was caught in her lie when her boss offered to drive her to the doctor’s office.  πŸ”Š

Several of the office employees made plans to malinger and exchange a day of work for a day at the beach.  πŸ”Š

If my son has not studied for a test, he will sometimes malinger in order to stay home from school.  πŸ”Š

My supervisor has no patience for people who malinger to avoid doing their share of the workload.  πŸ”Š

When my husband does not want to cut the grass, he will malinger and complain about an imaginary stomach pain.  πŸ”Š

Maggie is going to malinger with a fake cough in hopes of being excused from jury duty.  πŸ”Š

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