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shirk
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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • It was perhaps not more dangerous than shirking an evening at the Centre.
  • His soul writhed with boredom, but for once he had had no impulse to shirk his evening at the Centre.
  • I always Iook cheerful and I never shirk anything.

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  • She shirks her duties
  • The derelict soldier shirked his duties

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