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mess over

verb
slang

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to inflict physical or emotional harm upon
  • her no-good boyfriend has been messing her over for years

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The first known use of mess over was in 1963

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“Mess over.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/mess%20over. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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