Synonyms of 'play truant'
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stay away from school
If a pupil truants, he or she stays away from school without permission.
In his fourth year he was truanting regularly.
skive off (British , informal)
bunk off (British , informal)
not go to school
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Thesaurus for play truant from the Collins English Thesaurus
If a student plays truant , he or she stays away from school without permission .