get jerked around


chiefly US, informal
: to be treated unfairly or dishonestly (by someone) : to be lied to or cheated
I felt like I was getting jerked around by that salesman.

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“Get jerked around.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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