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runaround

noun [U]  /ˈrʌn·əˌrɑʊnd/ us  
a series of actions or answers to questions that prevent someone from achieving something: He expected to get the runaround, but surprisingly, the store offered him a refund.
Translations of “runaround”
in Chinese (Traditional) 忙碌, 奔忙…
in Russian суетиться, бегать туда-сюда…
in Turkish koşuşturmak, çok meşgul olmak, yapacak çok işi olmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 忙碌, 奔忙…
in Polish biegać (w kółko)…
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