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huckster

huck·ster

huckster

 
pronunciation:
huhk str
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb & intransitive verb
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: (informal) one who writes advertising or promotional material, often of an extravagant or misleading type.
definition 2: (informal) an aggressive, high-pressure salesman.
definition 3: one who peddles small goods on the street or door to door.
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part of speech: transitive verb & intransitive verb
inflections: huckstered, huckstering, hucksters
definition: to sell or advertise by hawking or other verbally intensive methods.
derivation: hucksterism (n.)