Learn how to say Truant correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word truant:
a pupil who stays away from school without leave or explanation.
(of a pupil) being a truant:
her truant husband
another way of saying below.
if my daughter had been truanting from school I would have been informed
chiefly British (of a pupil) stay away from school without leave or explanation:
he often played truant and he usually wrote his own absence notes
Middle English (denoting a person begging through choice rather than necessity): from Old French, probably ultimately of Celtic origin; compare with Welsh truan, Scottish Gaelic truaghan ‘wretched’