mess over


mess over

verb

Definition of MESS OVER

transitive verb
slang
:  to treat harshly or unfairly :  abuse

Examples of MESS OVER

  1. <her no-good boyfriend has been messing her over for years>

First Known Use of MESS OVER

1963

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