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shirk

Islam
a. the fundamental sin of regarding anything as equal to Allah
b. any belief that is considered to be in opposition to Allah and Islam
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To combat these accusations, many rejected volunteers sought to differentiate themselves from shirkers by stressing that they had attempted to serve their country.
Rahul said the prime minister thinks that Indian workers are shirkers as he lambasted the government for attempting to dilute labour laws.
There is no need of work shirker and inefficient personnel particularly in Education and Health Department, she declared.
Promises to get tough with shirkers might have won the Government some plaudits, but it would be unlikely to be as effective as the measures unveiled yesterday.
Tonight's effort is no shirker, however (along with ``The Runaway'' on CBS and ``Hamlet'' on Odyssey Network, it's tonight's third ambitious film from Hallmark Productions).
She directed the concerned officers to show zero tolerance to the work shirker and corrupt personnel without any discrimination.
So be a man, and join the ranks, And not a shirker be, For if conscription comes in force Perhaps you'll wear a "C.
David Pipe's five-year-old is right up there with the Longueville Manors of this world, and you wouldn't want to trust him if he arrives on the scene with his jockey pulling double, because his past record tells you he's a shirker and he'll do whatever is required to duck a winning opportunity.
The Los Angeles shirker once took three days off after he cut himself shaving.
SHIRKER workers are doing less than three hours graft during an eight-hour shift, a report shows.
Julia was no shirker in the serial fiancAe stakes, although sheOs finally happily married to cameraman Danny Moder and they have twins.
The London-based Wombles included tartan-shawled Great Uncle Bulgaria, engineer Tobermory, cook Madame Cholet, excitable youngster Bungo and sleepy shirker Orinoco.