BEOLINGUS
Dictionary - TU Chemnitz

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etw. schwänzen; spritzen [Ös.] {vt} (Schulstunde, Vorlesung usw.) [school] [stud.] [listen] to truant from sth. [Br.]; to play truant from sth. [Br.]; to bunk offsth. [Br.]; to skive sth. [Br.]; to skip sth. [Am.] (class, lecture etc.)

schwänzend; spritzend truanting; playing truant; bunking off; skiving; skipping

geschwänzt; gespritzt truanted; played truant; bunked off; skived; skipped

Schule schwänzen; Schule stageln [Wien] to skive off school [Br.]; to bunk off school [Br.]; to skip school/classes [Am.]; to cut school/classes [Am.]; to wagg/skip classes/school [Austr.]; to play hookey/hooky from school [Am.] [dated] [listen]