"to mess around" in Spanish

TRANSLATIONS & EXAMPLES
sonsear{v.i.} [SAm.] [coll.]
zascandilear{v.i.} [Spa.] [coll.] (hacer cosas sin utilidad)
armar un lío con{vb} [coll.]
to mess around
armar un lío con
perder el tiempo{vb} [coll.]
to mess around
perder el tiempo
pendejear{v.i.} [Mex.] [coll.]
zoncear{v.i.} [LAm.] [coll.]
torear{v.t.} [Spa.] (tomarle el pelo a)
CONTEXT EXAMPLES
Context examples for "to mess around" in Spanish(!) These sentences come from external sources & may not be accurate. Therefore, we are not responsible for their content.
she didn't mess around: she told him straight out
no se anduvo con vueltas; se lo dijo sin más
I think it is important too that we look at what we are really doing on CSDP; let us not mess around with descriptions that are not true.
Creo que es importante que analicemos lo que estamos haciendo realmente en la PCSD; no juguemos con descripciones que no son ciertas.
don't mess around with me
no me tomes el pelo
don't mess around with me
no juegues conmigo
to mess around
perder el tiempo
to mess around
armar un lío con
Mr President, the gentleman, his colleagues and his staff should be cleaning up the 'No to Europe' literature and mess that is strewn around the grounds of this Parliament.
– Señor Presidente, ese señor, sus colegas y su personal deberían retirar los folletos de «No a Europa» y la porquería que han esparcido alrededor de este Parlamento.