slinking

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Verb[edit]

slinking

  1. present participle of slink

Noun[edit]

slinking (plural slinkings)

  1. The act of one who slinks.
    • 1870–1871, Mark Twain [pseudonym; Samuel Langhorne Clemens], chapter 59, in Roughing It, Hartford, Conn.: American Publishing Company [et al.], published 1872, OCLC 275036:
      at midnight, after wanderings that were but slinkings away from cheerfulness and light, I slunk to my bed.

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