Truant

a young person absent from school during school hours without official permission
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truant

  1. one who is absent from school without permission
  2. someone who shirks duty

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Truant

• (a.) Wandering from business or duty; loitering; idle, and shirking duty; as, a truant boy. • (v. i.) To idle away time; to loiter, or wander; to play the truant. • (v. t.) To idle away; to waste. • (n.) One who stays away from business or any duty; especially, one who stays out of school without leave; an idler; a loiterer; a...
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truant

awol adjective absent without permission; `truant schoolboys`; `the soldier was AWOL for almost a week`
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Truant

[steamboat] Truant was a steamboat that was operated in the Yaquina Bay region of Oregon from 1911 to 1919, transporting passengers and freight, and engaging in towing work. After 1919, Truant was transferred to the Columbia River. ==Construction== Truant was built by George C. Walker of Toledo, Oregon, for the Modern Improvement Company, a...
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Truant

HMS Truant was a British Triton Class patrol type submarine of 1090 tons displacement built by Vickers-Armstrong and launched in 1939. She was armed with one 4-inch gun; two smaller guns and ten 21-inch torpedo tubes. She had a top speed of 15.25 knots surfaced and 9 knots submerged and carried a complement of 53.
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truant

[adj] - absent without permission 2. [n] - one who is absent from school without permission
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