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screw around

slang
phrasal verb with screw  us   /skru/ verb [T]
to ​wastetime: Stop screwing around and ​finishyourwork.
(Definition of screw around from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"screw around" in British English

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screw around

offensive
phrasal verb with screw uk   us   /skruː/ verb
to have ​sex with a lot of ​people or with ​people other than ​yourhusband or ​wife
(Definition of screw around from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “screw around”
in Chinese (Simplified) 滥交, 偷情…
in Chinese (Traditional) 濫交, 偷情…
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