shuffle off


Definition of shuffle off

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to get rid of :  push away :  shirk when we have shuffled off this mortal coil — Shakespeare shuffle off the heavy burden of our guilt — Richard Chase teachers cannot … shuffle off their responsibility — C. I. Glicksberg

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to be on one's way :  mosey along let him shuffle off to the wilderness — J. B. Priestley

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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