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Synonyms for truant
ˈtru ənttru·ant

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. truant

    Synonyms:
    vagabond, loitering, idling, shirking, vagrant, loose, apostate, renegade

    Antonyms:
    sedulous, domestic, industrious, diligent, loyal, adherent, faithful, attached

Princeton's WordNet

  1. truant, hooky playernoun

    one who is absent from school without permission

    Synonyms:
    nonattender, hooky player, no-show

    Antonyms:
    present

  2. no-show, nonattender, truantadjective

    someone who shirks duty

    Synonyms:
    nonattender, hooky player, no-show

    Antonyms:
    present

  3. truant, awoladjective

    absent without permission

    "truant schoolboys"; "the soldier was AWOL for almost a week"

    Synonyms:
    awol

    Antonyms:
    present

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. truantnoun

    Synonyms:
    idler, loiterer, shirk

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How to use truant in a sentence?

  1. Sir Philip Sidney:

    But words came halting forth, wanting Inventions stayInvention, Natures child, fled step-dame Studys blows...Biting my truant pen, beating myself for spite,Fool, said my Muse to me look in thy heart and write.

  2. Mark Mastrov:

    He can become a truant of the state and he could be arrested, i said,' Are you going to come and try to arrest my son at my home, or fine me for not getting him to his Zoom class perfectly on time everyday ?'.

  3. Philip Sidney:

    Thus, with child to speak, and helpless in my throes, biting my truant pen, beating myself for spite: Fool! said my muse to me, look in thy heart, and write.

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Translations for truant

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  • Schulschwänzerin, Schwänzer, Schwänzerin, SchulschwänzerGerman
  • pinnaava, lintsari, lintsaava, pinnariFinnish
  • अनुपस्थित रहनेHindi
  • spijbelaar, verzuimen, spijbelendDutch
  • skulkerNorwegian
  • nieobecnyPolish
  • прогу́ливающий, прогу́льщик, прогу́льщицаRussian

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