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ducking

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the act or a means of getting or keeping away from something undesirable
  • the disgraceful ducking of your duties to your family
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ducking

verb , present participle of duck

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1 to get or keep away from (as a responsibility) through cleverness or trickery
  • don't try to duck your commitment to spending Thanksgiving with your family by claiming you have to work
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2 to move suddenly aside or to and fro
  • duck behind a pillar before they see us
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3 to sink or push (something) briefly into or as if into a liquid
  • ducked the new camper in the lake as a joke
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