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runaround, the

noun

Deceptive, evasive, and diversionary treatment, esp in response to a request: All he gets is a polite runaround (1915+)

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