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tout

noun

1 tout

Someone who buys tickets to an event in order to resell them at a profit.

synonym: ticket tout.

Polish: konik



2 tout

Someone who advertises for customers in an especially brazen way.

synonym: touter.

Roget 767: petitioner, solicitor, applicant; suppliant, supplicant; suitor, candidate, claimant, postulant, aspirant, competitor, bidder; place hunter, pot hunter; ... show more

3 tout

One who sells advice about gambling or speculation (especially at the racetrack).

synonym: tipster.

Dutch: tipgever
Polish: typer

verb

1 tout

Advertize in strongly positive terms.

Roget 765: request, ask; beg, crave, sue, pray, petition, solicit, invite, pop the question, make bold to ask; beg leave, beg a boon; ... show more

2 tout

Show off.

synonyms: blow, bluster, boast, brag, gas, gasconade, shoot a line, swash, vaunt.

Dutch: bluffen, grootspreken, ophakken, opscheppen, opsnijden, patsen, pochen, snoeven


Moby thesaurus: acclaim, adherent, adventurer, adviser, advocate, aggrandize, amplify, announcer, annunciator, applauder, appreciator, authority, back, ballyhoo, ballyhoo man, ballyhooer, barker, betting ring, bettor, boneshaker ... show more.

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