malingers in English

exaggerate or feign illness in order to escape duty or work.
Earlier this year a poll found that 40% of small businesses thought employees were malingering when they took sick leave.
synonyms: pretend to be illfeign (an) illnessfake (an) illness shirk goof off

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1. There are 6 nine-letter words ending with INGERS: Befingers DERINGERS IMPINGERS MALINGERS SPRINGERS & STRINGERS