Phrasal Verb 'Slough'

We have 3 phrasal verb definitions related to 'Slough'.

Slough off

Meaning: Get rid of, dispose

Example: The government is increasing its powers but is SLOUGHING OFF responsibility for its failures.

Slough off

Meaning: Lose or shed outer layers of skin

Example: Snakes SLOUGH OFF their old skin.

Slough off

Meaning: Ignore or trivialize an injury or insult

Example: He SLOUGHED OFF the pain and continued running.