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English noun: huckster

1. huckster (person) a seller of shoddy goods


Synonymscheap-jack


Broader (hypernym)marketer, seller, trafficker, vender, vendor

2. huckster (person) a person who writes radio or tv advertisements


Broader (hypernym)adman, advertiser, advertizer


English verb: huckster

1. huckster (possession) sell or offer for sale from place to place


ExamplesSam and Sue huckster, Sam wants to huckster with Sue


Synonymshawk, monger, peddle, pitch, vend


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)deal, sell, trade

2. huckster (possession) wrangle (over a price, terms of an agreement, etc.)


SamplesLet's not haggle over a few dollars.


Synonymschaffer, haggle, higgle


Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP


Broader (hypernym)bargain, dicker


Narrower (hyponym)bargain down, beat down









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