runaround

3 ENTRIES FOUND:

run·around

noun \ˈrə-nə-ˌrand\

Definition of RUNAROUND

1
:  deceptive or delaying action especially in response to a request <tired of getting the runaround>
2
:  matter typeset in shortened measure to run around something (as a cut)

First Known Use of RUNAROUND

1915

run·around

noun \ˈrən-ə-ˌrand\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of RUNAROUND

: a whitlow encircling a fingernail or toenail

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