Definition Of shirk
a person who shirks.
His status as a shirk would normally render him somewhat of a pariah.
avoid or neglect (a duty or responsibility).
their sole motive is to shirk responsibility and rip off the company
Example Of shirk
All through those weeks of killings the state and Central government kept on shirking their responsibilities.
And if the socialist shirkers riot, shoot them!
And they have suggested strongly that America is shirking its moral responsibility when it refuses to venture abroad in search of monsters to destroy.
‘It is a matter of law and not of fact,’ she said, adding that in her opinion, to decline to hear the matter would be shirking her responsibility as a judge.
‘The government has steered clear of the problem and shirked its duty,’ he said.