Meaning of TOUT in English

TOUT

n. 25B6; verb

street merchants were touting their wares : PEDDLE, sell, hawk, offer for sale; informal flog.

minicab drivers were touting for business : SOLICIT, seek, drum up; ask, petition, appeal, canvas.

he's being touted as the next Scotland manager : RECOMMEND, speak of, talk of; predict; Brit. tip.

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