Definition of 'play truant'
Translations for 'play truant'
British English: play truant /pleɪ ˈtrʊənt/ VERB
If children play truant, they stay away from school without permission.
She was getting into trouble over playing truant from school.
- American English: play hooky
- Arabic: يِتَغَيَّب
- Brazilian Portuguese: matar aula
- Chinese: 逃学
- Croatian: ne ići u školu, markirati
- Czech: jít za školu
- Danish: pjække
- Dutch: spijbelen
- European Spanish: hacer novillos
- Finnish: lintsata
- French: faire l’école buissonnière
- German: schwänzen
- Greek: κάνω σκασιαρχείο
- Italian: marinare la scuola
- Japanese: サボる
- Korean: 무단결석하다
- Norwegian: skulke
- Polish: wagarować
- European Portuguese: faltar às aulas
- Romanian: a chiuli
- Russian: прогуливать
- Spanish: dejar de asistir
- Swedish: skolka
- Thai: หนีโรงเรียน
- Turkish: okuldan kaçmak
- Ukrainian: прогулювати
- Vietnamese: trốn học
Definition of play truant from the Collins English Dictionary
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