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messing around

noun as in dalliance

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[Laughs] I had one moment where I had to mix it up with a guy who was messing around with a friend of mine at the bar.

You get so much practice and spend so much time on sets messing around.

Economists fear they'll get mad and start asking for more, and then you really start messing around with the whole system.

When I started messing around with the concept, it was just a joke.

I love this with its traditional cherries, but also have had a great time messing around with other fruits and nuts.

I ain't agoing messing around through the water with no mermaid.

I think I saw him once messing around with some cartons or something, back over the east side of the building.

An American cove at Leipzig taking four years' penal for messing around after plans of the Heligoland fortifications.

He does not care for our way of living, I know, and he does like messing around.

Personally, I don't care much about messing around outside after dark.


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On this page you'll find 33 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to mess around, such as: amuse oneself, dabble, dawdle, doodle, fool around, and loiter.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.