- stokkiestruantedgereeld stokkies gedraaitruants
Noun(1) one who is absent from school without permission(2) someone who shirks duty
Adjective(1) absent without permission
(1) Perceval appointed him secretary to the Admiralty in 1809, a well-paid post which he held for 22 years, never quitting his office ├ö├ç├┐without a kind of uneasiness like a truant boy├ö├ç├û.(2) Children with school refusal differ in important ways from children who are truant , although the behaviors are not mutually exclusive.(3) However, students who do not attend school may be similar to alternative school students, students who are often chronically absent or truant .(4) Many of the truant students claim they were stressed out by exams or had problems getting along with classmates.(5) ├ö├ç├┐I've got out,├ö├ç├û I told him in the tone of voice parents reserve for especially truant children.(6) He sounded like the school headmaster quietly but firmly dressing down a truant pupil.(7) A mother brings her truant son to school to be flogged for neglecting his studies in favour of gambling.(8) Under the scheme, truant pupils are identified and the welfare service tries to help them.(9) Two grown daughters in the family join the truant male whenever the old man launches into story.(10) What is clear is that students who are doing well at school and are engaged and focused do not truant .(11) During that time, his 14-year-old brother became truant from school and began using narcotics.(12) Statistical adjustments were also made based on the responses of students who indicated skipping classes in the past 30 days and being truant since school began in September.(13) School was more often burdensome for girls than it was for boys, although boys were slightly more truant .(14) After determining that she would not injure anyone, she had to attend school and not be truant .(15) The health minister instead should take recourse to the existing laws and try and effectively bring back the health department on rails and make the truant doctors more responsive.(16) Educational Advocates are ex-offenders who work to bring chronically truant youth back to school.
(1) play truant :: stokkiesdraai
1. absentee ::
2. runaway ::
Different Formstruant, truanted, truanting, truants
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