English

Definition of mess about phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

mess about

 phrasal verb
phrasal verb
 
jump to other results
Phrasal Verbs

mess somebody about

|

mess somebody around

 
jump to other results
(British English) to treat somebody in an unfair and annoying way, especially by changing your mind a lot or not doing what you said you would I’m sorry to mess you about but there are a few last-minute changes.