mess around

verb

Definition of mess around

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

  3. 2a :  associate didn't mess around with gangsb :  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

First Known Use of mess around

1918



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