Synonyms of play truant in English:

play truant

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1‘it's bad news when youngsters play truant from school’


stay away from school, not go to school, be absent, truant

British informal skive, skive off, bunk off

Irish informal mitch, mitch off

North American informal play hookey, goof off, ditch

NZ Australian informal play the wag

rare bag it, hook Jack, mooch, play the hop, hop the wag