Dictionary

mess over

verb

Definition of MESS OVER

transitive verb
slang
:  to treat harshly or unfairly :  abuse
ADVERTISEMENT

Examples of MESS OVER

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

First Known Use of MESS OVER

1963

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: Messrs.Previous Word in the Dictionary: messmateAll Words Near: mess over
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears