Synonyms and Antonyms of shirker
one who deliberately avoids work or duty <even before we weighed anchor, the captain forcefully served notice that there would be no shirkers on his ship> Synonyms goldbrick, slackerRelated Words malingerer; dropout, quitter; drone, idler, lazybones, loafer, slouch, slug, slugabed, sluggard; dallier, lingerer, loiterer, lounger, saunterer; dawdler, laggard, putterer, slowpokeNear Antonyms live wire, pistol, powerhouse; doer, go-getter, hummer, hustler, rustler, self-starter
Learn More about shirker
Britannica English: Translation of shirker for Arabic speakers
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up shirker? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).