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fooling (with)

verb
present participle of fool (with)

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to handle thoughtlessly, ignorantly, or mischievously
  • not a good idea to fool with power tools before you've read the manual

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“Fooling (with).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fooling%20%28with%29. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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