noun. the evasion of work or duty.
- goofing off
- lend oneself
Example sentences of the word slacking
1. Verb, gerund or present participle
Hold down the pitch of the note by slacking your embouchure so that the note does not rise.
Send a direct email to inform your colleague of your observations; mention that it is inappropriate during work hours, and include details of how slacking affects work morale and efficiency.
3. Noun, singular or mass
Low productivity translates to low profits, and in a world where money talks, most companies cannot afford the financial consequences of slacking.