1. [syn: slacker, shirker]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Shirker \Shirk"er\, n.
One who shirks. --Macaulay.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: a person who shirks his work or duty (especially one who
tries to evade military service in wartime) [syn:
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
29 Moby Thesaurus words for "shirker":
bungler, clock watcher, disregarder, dodger, eye-servant,
goldbrick, goldbricker, goof-off, idler, ignorer, malingerer,
neglecter, negligent, old soldier, procrastinator, shirk, skulk,
skulker, slacker, slinker, sloven, slut, soldier, spiv, tax dodger,
trifler, truant, waiter on Providence, welsher