What is another word for play truant?

58 synonyms found


[ plˈe͡ɪ tɹˈuːənt], [ plˈe‍ɪ tɹˈuːənt], [ p_l_ˈeɪ t_ɹ_ˈuː_ə_n_t]

How to use "Play truant" in context?

When children are asked to list their favorite things to do, there is a good chance that you will not find "play truant" on the list. For most kids, playing outside is at the top of the list. This is because play is how they learn and grow. However, in the recent past, there has been a movement called "play reform" that has been pushing parents to have their children stay inside more. More and more, play is being seen as a waste of time.

There are several reasons that play reform is happening.

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