mess with someone's mind/head

Definition of mess with someone's mind/head

informal
:to cause someone to feel confused
  • The movie messes with your mind and you don't find out what's going on until the end.

Word by Word Definitions

mess play
  1. : a quantity of food:

  2. : food set on a table at one time

  3. : a prepared dish of soft food

  1. : to provide with meals at a mess

  2. : to make dirty or untidy : disarrange

  3. : to mix up : bungle

someone play
  1. : some person : somebody

mind play
  1. : recollection, memory

  2. : the element or complex (see 1complex 1) of elements in an individual that feels, perceives, thinks, wills, and especially reasons

  3. : the conscious mental events and capabilities in an organism

  1. : remind

  2. : remember

  3. : to attend to closely


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