This page is about the phrasal verb jerk aroundINFORMAL
If someone jerks you around, they treat you badly or they deceive you in some way.
mess around, mistreat
- jerk sb/sth around I wish the insurance company would stop jerking us around and just pay us the money they owe us.
- be jerked around by sb/sth If you think you're being jerked around by a company you've bought something from, you should see the people at the consumer protection agency.
This is typically used in American English but may be used in other varieties of English too.
If you're being jerked around by somebody, you'll probably feel
Contributor: Matt Errey