fuck about / around

Verb. To mess about, to idle away time, to waste time. The about may be substituted by around. E.g."There was no time for fucking about, we had to get to the airport to catch our flight home."

English slang and colloquialisms. 2014.

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  • fuck somebody around — ˌfuck sb aˈround derived (BrE also ˌfuck sb aˈbout) to treat sb in a way that is deliberately not helpful to them or wastes their time • This damn company keeps fucking me around.  A more polite, informal way of saying this is mess sb… …   Useful english dictionary

  • fuck about (or around) — spend time doing unimportant or trivial things. → fuck …   English new terms dictionary

  • fuck about — ► fuck about (or around) spend time doing unimportant or trivial things. Main Entry: ↑fuck …   English terms dictionary

  • fuck about — phrasal verb fuck around or fuck about Word forms fuck around : present tense I/you/we/they fuck around he/she/it fucks around present participle fucking around past tense fucked around past participle fucked around offensive a) [intransitive] an …   English dictionary

  • fuck about — verb a) To waste time with unimportant activities. Shes coming over in an hour, so until then Ill just fuck about on the web. b) (markedly vulgar; slang intransitive): To fool around. He was just fucking about …   Wiktionary

  • fuck about — vb to play the fool, behave irresponsibly or irresolutely ► %OK, let s stop fucking around and get down to work …   Contemporary slang

  • fuck — vulgar slang ► VERB 1) have sexual intercourse with. 2) damage or ruin. ► NOUN ▪ an act of sexual intercourse. ► EXCLAMATION ▪ a strong expression of annoyance or contempt. ● fuck about (or around) Cf. ↑ …   English terms dictionary

  • fuck somebody about — ˌfuck sb aˈround derived (BrE also ˌfuck sb aˈbout) to treat sb in a way that is deliberately not helpful to them or wastes their time • This damn company keeps fucking me around.  A more polite, informal way of saying this is mess sb… …   Useful english dictionary

  • fuck around — ► fuck about (or around) spend time doing unimportant or trivial things. Main Entry: ↑fuck …   English terms dictionary

  • fuck — fuck1 S3 [fʌk] v taboo spoken [Date: 1400 1500; Origin: Probably from a Scandinavian language] 1.) fuck you/it/them etc used to show that you are very angry at something or someone, or that you do not care about them at all ▪ Well, fuck you then …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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