Phrasal Verb 'slough'

We have 3 phrasal verb definition 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.