malinger in English

verb
1
exaggerate or feign illness in order to escape duty or work.
Earlier this year a poll found that 40% of small businesses thought employees were malingering when they took sick leave.
synonyms: pretend to be illfeign (an) illnessfake (an) illness shirk goof off
verb

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1. I malinger, making small talk.

2. The report claimed that women may be more likely to malinger than men.

3. Some lies malinger, the prescription of diddle doctor goes buying herion kind material.

4. 24 Some lies malinger, the prescription of diddle doctor goes buying herion kind material.