Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Messin"

The meaning of "Messin" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does you've been a messin' mean?
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Q: What does it's messin you around. mean?
A: "Around" is part of the phrase "mess someone around".

The meaning of "around" is difficult to separate in this phrase because it is not literal. It suggests "all over the place" or perhaps "reverse".

You could also say "don't mess me about".

"Mess around" means to waste time, to do nothing in particular, to get nowhere, to be indecisive.

"Mess someone around" means to waste their time or perhaps deliberately mislead them.

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