verb (used without object)
Origin of malinger
OTHER WORDS FROM malingerma·lin·ger·er, noun
Words nearby malinger
Example sentences from the Web for malingering
Now that I am free, I have Medicaid and doctors no longer assume I am malingering.
Their malingering bothered him less than their helpless inefficiency.Smoke Bellew|Jack London
In malingering we see the application of deceit and lying to a definite situation.
The North Star repeated the charge of malingering with exuberant brutality.Charles Bradlaugh: a Record of His Life and Work, Volume II (of 2)|Hypatia Bradlaugh Bonner and J. M. (John Mackinnon) Robertson
Malingering in its various forms is by no means uncommon, and by many is regarded as a disease in itself.Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology|W. G. Aitchison Robertson
There was a time in the history of psychiatry when malingering was a frequent subject of discussion in psychiatric literature.