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get screwed

1. vulgar slang To be conned, swindled, cheated, or unfairly deprived; to be put at a disadvantage or in a difficult position. You guys should have won that game—you totally got screwed by the referee. We really got screwed when Tom quit in the middle of the project!
2. vulgar slang To have sex. If she didn't come home, I bet it's because she got screwed last night.
See also: get, screw
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

get screwed

 
1. Sl. to have sexual intercourse. (Considered a crude usage.) A lot of the college kids on spring break in Florida do nothing but get drunk and get screwed.
2. Sl. to get cheated. I really got screwed on that last deal.
See also: get, screw
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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If you think you're getting screwed by a water company, you can go to Ofwat, and if you don't like a gas bill, complain to Ofgem.
"When are we going to start being honest with the people that you folks work for and tell them they're getting screwed by Tier 2 and pretty soon there are going to be chickens all over the place coming home to roost," Rep.
Anchia recalled telling the Republican colleague, who he declined to name, that Dallas Democrats were "getting screwed." But the colleague offered a puzzling piece of solace: "There's not going to be one [Dallas] Republican left by the end of this decade."
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(Hence, perhaps, why Trump is blasting Germany for buying gas from Russia-- and not from the energy-rich United States-- while depending on the United States to defend it from Russia.) Trump's gripes about the"$151 Billion trade deficit" with the European Union or the US spending"at least 70 percent for NATO" are really just numerical ways of saying the United States is getting screwed by supposed friends who are laughing all the way to the bank.
We're so afraid of getting screwed that we're constantly leaving money on the table, so we tangle ourselves up in formalities to minimize the temptation to give in to our base instincts.
But the passengers are getting screwed day after day.
So here's a big "gracias" to the boys from Sanchez for relieving the pain and tickling the funny bones, while also honoring our intelligence by acknowledging, yes, we are all getting screwed and only one percent of us are well-paid for the experience.
" I would watch supermodels getting screwed, well- known supermodels getting screwed, on a bench in the middle of the room," he recalled breathlessly.
Shortly after we placed those treaties we received a very nice letter that said "Kindly favor us with your remittance." I said "What's this?" The manager at Alexander & Alexander said "A claim." "Yes I know it's a claim but on what," for which they said "We don't get the policy language til next year." I said "But they haven't paid the premium," they said "Oh that's all right just net it against the claim!' My partner Robert Rosenkranz and I looked at each other and said we are getting screwed.
Asked why he's making his uphill run, Szwedo says "somebody has to stand up and give the people a chance," calling his campaign a grass roots effort because "people have been getting screwed for so long in Niagara Falls and Niagara County that I just feel it is time to try and sound the alarm.
Greece's debt is not decreased by these transactions: it is just switched to European official bodies including the European Central Bank so the Greeks are getting no real help worth talking about, and European taxpayers are getting screwed to save European banks.
"And they don't understand that florists are getting screwed in the process."