Definition of give (someone) the runaround
- Their customer representatives keep giving me the runaround.
: to make a present of
: to grant or bestow by formal action
: to accord or yield to another
: capacity or tendency to yield to force or strain : flexibility
: the ability of a material to bend or stretch
: some person : somebody
: deceptive or delaying action especially in response to a request
: matter typeset in shortened measure to run around something (such as a cut)
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