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British English: /taʊt/
American English: /taʊt/

Translation of tout in French:


  • 1 (British English) (selling tickets)
    revendeur (m) de billets au marché noir
  • 2 (Business) (person soliciting custom)
    (informal) m/f [pejorative]
  • 3 (Horse racing)
    vendeur (m) de tuyaux

transitive verb

  • 2 (British English) (illegally)
    revendre [quelque chose] au marché noir
  • 3 (publicize loudly)
    vanter les mérites de
    (product, invention)
    (good results)
    much touted

intransitive verb

  • (solicit)
    (informal) [pejorative]
    to tout for business
    racoler (informal) la clientèle
    to tout for votes
    racoler (informal) des électeurs

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