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jack around

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jack around

verb phrase

  1. To idle about; fart around, screw around: He and LD had been jacking around in practice and LD fell on his leg
  2. To meddle with; fool around: and jack around with somebody else's wife/ until the lawyers started jacking around with the structure

[1960s+ Students; origin uncertain; perhaps fr jack off]

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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