muss up

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muss up

To cause something to become disheveled or untidy, especially one's hair. A noun or pronoun can be used between "muss" and "up." I just spent an hour getting my hair exactly how I want it, so don't go mussing it up like that! Please don't muss up your hair before you get your pictures taken for school.
See also: up
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

muss someone or something up

to put someone or something into disarray. Don't muss me up! You mussed up my hair. I'm afraid I mussed myself up a little.
See also: up
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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