Synonyms and Antonyms of mess around
1 to spend time in aimless activity spent the vacation day just messing around Synonyms of mess around doodle, fool around, fribble, goof (around), hang about [British], kick around, fiddle, monkey (around), play, potter (around), putter (around), trifleWords Related to mess around dally, dawdle, dillydally, hang (around or out), idle, loaf, loll, lounge; clown (around), horse around; diddle (with), tinkerNear Antonyms of mess around buckle (down), knuckle down, set (to), settle (down)
2 to show a sexual attraction for someone just for fun a guy who goes to the health club mainly to mess around with the women Synonyms of mess around coquet (or coquette), dally, frivol, flirt, toy, trifleWords Related to mess around vamp; court, mash, woo; josh, kid, put on, razz, rib, tease; fool, lead on, string along; manipulate, play (with)
3 to come or be together as friends if you continue to mess around with such narrow-minded boobs, you'll begin to think and act like them Synonyms of mess around chum, company, consociate, consort, fraternize, hang (around or out), hobnob, hook up, associate, pal (around), run, sort, travelWords Related to mess around affiliate, ally, attach, band, bond, club, collaborate, collude, confederate, conjoin, connect, cooperate, couple, gang, get along, get on, group, interrelate, join, knot, league, link, mingle, mix, rally, relate, side, socialize, team, tie, wed; befriend, friendNear Antonyms of mess around avoid, cold-shoulder, shun, snub; alienate, estrange; break up, disband, disperse, split (up); disjoin, dissociate, disunite, divorce, sever, split, sunder
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