The action of staying away from school without good reason; absenteeism
he had a history of truancy and expulsion from school
failure to attend (especially school)
(truant) one who is absent from school without permission
(truant) no-show: someone who shirks duty
Truancy is any intentional unauthorized absence from compulsory schooling. The term typically describes absences caused by students of their own free will, and usually does not refer to legitimate "excused" absences, such as ones related to medical conditions. ...
Truancy is a dystopian novel written by Isamu Fukui, a New York City student in Stuyvesant High School, when he was 15 years old. ...
Truant (stylized as truANT) is Alien Ant Farm's second album. It was released on August 8, 2003 by DreamWorks Records. The producers of the album were Stone Temple Pilots' guitarist and bassist Robert DeLeo and Dean DeLeo.
The act of shirking from responsibilities and duties — refers especially to school absentees
(Truant) A juvenile between the ages of 6 and 17 who has over the legal limit of unexcused absences from school.
(truant) R.L. Stevenson writes that "while others are filling their memory with a lumber of words, one-half of which they will forget before the week be out, your truant may learn some really useful art: to play the fiddle, to know a good cigar, or to speak with ease and opportunity to all ...
Truancy is a measure of how often the user forgoes the recommended daily review of information in the application. ...
The number of students classified as habitual truants per the school code. A habitual truant means absence for more than three (3) school days or their equivalent following the first notice of truancy given under section 24 PS 13-1333 of the School Code.
The student stays out of school without permission or valid excuse.