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tout

Synonyms of tout in English:

verb

  • 1 he's touting his autobiography
    peddle, sell, hawk, offer for sale, market, vend;
    promote, talk up, push, flaunt, advertise, publicize, puff, give a puff to
    informal flog, hype, plug
  • 2 minicab drivers were touting for business
    solicit, seek, drum up;
    ask, petition, appeal, canvas, beg
  • 3 he's being touted as the next Scotland manager
    commend, endorse, praise, recommend, support, urge, push, speak of, talk of;
    British  tip
  • noun

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  • ticket tout, illegal salesman
    North American informal scalper
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