One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- ‘Id campaign to do that, but it sounds like hard work, and Im a bit of a scrimshanker, a mere ersatz of a campaigner.’
- ‘If it is necessary to wage wars, the world's strongest nation needs a man with abilities, not a scrimshanker with an IQ of 100 meters farm track.’
- ‘‘He was a real skiver and scrimshanker, saved by the love of a wonderful woman,’ he said.’
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