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fuck around

This page is about the slang term fuck around



to waste time, to do unimportant or trivial things

For example

  • If there isn't a teacher in the room, the kids just fuck around and waste time.

  • If you want to play in this band, you've got to be ready to work. We're not just fucking around here.

Warning! This is very bad language. If you are a non-native speaker, you are advised not to use it. (You could cause resentment or anger if you use it inappropriately.)

Quick Quiz

We're not going to fuck around here, we're going to

a. waste time

b. work hard

c. take it easy
a) waste time b) work hard c) take it easy

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Contributor: Matt Errey