Definition of Truanting

1. Verb. (present participle of truant) ¹



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Definition of Truanting

1. truant [v] - See also: truant

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Truanting

troy ounce
troy ounces
troy pound
troy unit
troy weight
troyounce
troyounces
troys
truage
truages
truancies
truancy
truant
truant officer
truanted
truanting (current term)
truantly
truantries
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truantship
trub
trubs
trubtall
trubu
trucage
trucages
truce
trucebreaker
trucebreakers

Literary usage of Truanting

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1. Report of the Proceedings by Church congress (1877)
"A child is found truanting from school, the father is summoned, but he wishes his child to go to school, he desires it to do so, corrects it for not obeying ..."

2. Report and Transactions (1878)
"... truanting). I heard an ' errand boy' of about 12 years old, say to another of about the same age, at Torquay to-day, 'Ah, ..."

3. School Management and Methods of Instruction: With Special Reference to by George Collar, Charles W. Crook (1901)
"The insistence upon the production of this note for every absence is one of the best preventatives of truanting. Note?*06 •""n some schools notes are sent ..."

4. Sessional Papers (1902)
"truanting accounts for the greater portion of the punishments. ... outside the school truanting does not give so much trouble as in many of these schools. ..."

5. The Real Deal: What Young People Really Think about Government, Politics and by Tom Bentley, Kate Oakley (1999)
"(Edinburgh) truanting and school exclusions truanting and exclusion from school, both temporary and permanent, have been rising for several years. ..."

6. School Management and Methods of Instruction, with Special Reference to by George Collar, Charles W. Crook (1905)
"... this note for every absence is one of the best preventatives of truanting. ... and even in actual cases of truanting great hesitation should be shown in ..."

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