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A: They going to give you a new partner?

B: How would I know? No one tells you anything. It’s the N.Y.P.D.

A: I know, right? Never Yielding perpetual Dickaround.

what does it mean? They(NYPD) never make a decision that wastes time?

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    I suspect it's meant as two phrases - something like 'obstinate and in a perpetual muddle'. Oct 18, 2019 at 7:53
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    The split looks to me as NY, PD
    – Henry
    Oct 18, 2019 at 8:04
  • Yeah, that makes sense to me. Oct 18, 2019 at 8:58
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    Look up dick around (US): to meddle with or manipulate (someone); to treat (someone) unfairly.
    – Kris
    Oct 18, 2019 at 11:22
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    This isn't a common idiom, it's just a humorous expansion of the NYPD acronym (which normally stands for New York Police Department).
    – Barmar
    Oct 21, 2019 at 4:52

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