Touter
Touter Tout"er, n. One who seeks customers, as for an inn, a public conveyance, shops, and the like: hence, an obtrusive candidate for office. [Colloq.] [1913 Webster]

The prey of ring droppers, . . . duffers, touters, or any of those bloodless sharpers who are, perhaps, better known to the police. --Dickens. [1913 Webster]


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  • touter — noun Date: circa 1754 one that touts …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • touter — /tow teuhr/, n. Informal. a tout. [1745 55; TOUT + ER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • touter — noun One who seeks customers, as for an inn, a public conveyance, shops, and the like: hence, an obtrusive candidate for office …   Wiktionary

  • touter — tout·er …   English syllables

  • touter — tout•er [[t]ˈtaʊ tər[/t]] n. inf a tout • Etymology: 1745–55 …   From formal English to slang

  • touter — /ˈtaʊtə/ (say towtuh) noun Colloquial someone who touts; a tout …   Australian English dictionary

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