goldbricking :

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  • n  the evasion of work or duty
  • v  deprive of by deceit
  • v  avoid (one's assigned duties)

  • Such unseemly things as rubber checks, accusations of "goldbricking" and confessions in the attorney general's office seemed as far away as the man in the moon when last month.
  • But at the time young Robin's goldbricking held less appeal to a man who had come up the hard way from the back-breaking labor and pocket-pinching strikes of a Lancashire coal .
  • Thus Agnew accused the Democratic Congress of "featherbedding" and "monumental goldbricking" in holding up Administration bills.

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