Choose the Exact Meaning of the Idiom/Phrase. to Play Truant - English Language

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Choose the exact meaning of the idiom/phrase.

To play truant

Options

  • to make a narrow escape

  • to run away from work without permission

  • to be clever

  • none of these

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Solution

to run away from work without permission

Explanation:

To play truant means to absent oneself or leave early from school or work when one would normally be required to be there.

Concept: Idioms and Phrases (Entrance Exams)
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