Malingering

In medicine, malingering is fabricating or exaggerating the symptoms of mental or physical disorders for a variety of `secondary gain` motives, which may include financial compensation (often tied to fraud); avoiding school, work or military service; obtaining drugs; getting lighter criminal sentences; or simply to attract attention or sympathy......
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Malingering

• (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Malinger
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malingering

(mә-ling┬┤әr-ing) willful, deliberate, and fraudulent feigning or exaggeration of the symptoms of illness or injury to attain a consciously desired end.
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malingering

skulking noun evading duty or work by pretending to be incapacitated; `they developed a test to detect malingering`
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Malingering

Malingering is a military term, denoting the feigning of illness in order to escape military duty.
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malingering

malingering Pretending to be sick.
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malingering

Simulation of symptoms of illness or injury with intent to deceive in order to obtain a goal, e.g., a claim of physical illness to avoid jury duty. ... (12 Dec 1998) ...
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Malingering

The deliberate pretending of symptoms or exaggerating them for advantage.
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malingering

Type: Term Pronunciation: mă-ling′gĕr-ing Definitions: 1. Feigning illness or disability to escape work, excite sympathy, or gain compensation.
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malingering

[n] - evading duty or work by pretending to be incapacitated
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