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1. huckster

noun. ['ˈhʌkstɝ'] a seller of shoddy goods.

Synonyms

  • seller
  • vendor
  • trafficker
  • marketer
  • vender

Antonyms

  • export
  • import
  • sell
  • dove

Etymology

  • hukster (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hokester (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))

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Words that Rhyme with Huckster

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Example sentences of the word huckster


1. Noun, singular or mass
The 1900s saw the transition of the sales person from disreputable huckster to respected professional.

2. huckster

verb. ['ˈhʌkstɝ'] sell or offer for sale from place to place.

Synonyms

  • trade
  • hawk
  • sell
  • peddle
  • vend
  • deal
  • pitch

Antonyms

  • high
  • stand still
  • ascend
  • rise

Etymology

  • hukster (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hokester (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))

3. huckster

verb. ['ˈhʌkstɝ'] wrangle (over a price, terms of an agreement, etc.).

Synonyms

  • bargain down
  • haggle
  • dicker
  • chaffer
  • beat down
  • higgle

Antonyms

  • disorganize
  • refrain
  • low
  • low pitch

Etymology

  • hukster (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hokester (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))

4. huckster

noun. ['ˈhʌkstɝ'] a person who writes radio or tv advertisements.

Synonyms

  • advertiser
  • advertizer

Antonyms

  • take
  • wholesale
  • dissuade

Etymology

  • hukster (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hokester (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))
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