Medical conditions

malingerer
(n)
mǝ-LING-gǝr-ǝr
Meaning

one who pretends to be ill in order to escape duty

1st Sample Sentence

Most of the doctors that his family brought in to examine him came to the conclusion that he was a malingerer, and that he had no real illness.

Mnemonics

Ma linger= child lingering around her mom to avoid going to school. Malinga feigned illness to avoid bowling to Tendulkar mali+inger (sounds like injure) (p. s MY MALI IS INDER:)))))), . my mali got injured yesterday while working. so today he is feigning illness and refused to come

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