piss about/around

Definition of piss about/around

British, informal + impolite

  1. 1 :  to spend time doing things that are not useful or serious :  to waste time Don't piss around with your health—see a doctor! It's time we stopped pissing about and got busy.

  2. 2 :  to be unfair or dishonest with (someone) The sales clerk is pissing us around —he keeps saying he'll help us, but we've been waiting for 20 minutes!

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  in a circle or in circumference

    :  in, along, or through a circuit

    :  on all or various sides :  in every or any direction

  1. :  on all sides of

    :  so as to encircle or enclose

    :  so as to avoid or get past :  on or to another side of

  1. :  about

    :  being in existence, evidence, or circulation

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a brief usually trivial fact

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