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mess around

verb

Definition of mess around

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1 :  to waste time :  dawdle, idle

  3. 2 a :  associate <didn't mess around with gangs> b :  flirt, philander



Examples of mess around in a sentence

  1. <spent the vacation day just messing around>

  2. <a guy who goes to the health club mainly to mess around with the women>



1918

First Known Use of mess around

1918



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