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addaword.gifdefinition of beg off

to ask for permission not to do something that you are expected to do
She begged off from the assignment because she didn't feel up to it.
Submitted by: Mortimer from United Kingdom on 29/05/2011 15:56:00
Definition of beg off from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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