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Truancy is defined as being absent without permission.
An example of truancy is when you skip out on going to school for no reason.
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- pl. truancies the act or an instance of playing truant
- the state of being truant
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
noun pl. tru·an·cies
The act or condition of being absent without permission.