how to pronounce shirk

ʃɝk

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“… Manufacturing shirk another Dutch …”

meanings of shirk

verb:

  1. To procure by petty fraud and trickery; to obtain by mean solicitation.
  2. To evade an obligation; to avoid the performance of duty, as by running away.
  3. To avoid, especially a duty, responsibility, etc.; to stay away from.

noun:

  1. The unforgivable sin of idolatry.
  2. One who shirks, who avoids a duty or responsibility.

name:

  1. A surname​.

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