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English noun: huckster

1. huckster (person) a seller of shoddy goods


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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