Definition of jerk someone around in English:

jerk someone around

phrasal verb

informal North American
  • Deal with someone dishonestly or unfairly.

    • ‘As long as your friends are true to you, I'd speculate that your boyfriend is jerking you around.’
    • ‘They take advantage of having a tiny bit of power over other people because they totally get off on jerking them around.’
    • ‘If they jerk you around, get over it - you can always move!’
    • ‘That should encourage you to post more without fearing that blogger is going to jerk you around.’
    • ‘Why do we allow wingnuts to jerk us around like this?’
    • ‘He's just going to keep jerking you around if you never stand up to him!’
    • ‘I think that's more fair to you guys because then I won't be jerking you around.’
    • ‘How long are you going to keep jerking us around?’
    • ‘We're not jerking them around with the flavor-of-the-month club or something like that.’
    • ‘Cut the bull, Mills, I know that you're jerking me around.’