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1 tout /ˈtaʊt/ verb
touts; touted; touting
1 tout
/ˈtaʊt/
verb
touts; touted; touting
Learner's definition of TOUT
[+ object] : to talk about (something or someone) as being very good, effective, skillful, etc.
often + as
British : to try to persuade people to buy your goods or services
[no object]
+ for
[+ object]
British : to buy tickets for an event and resell them at a much higher price : scalp
[+ object]
[no object]
2 tout /ˈtaʊt/ noun
plural touts
2 tout
/ˈtaʊt/
noun
plural touts
Learner's definition of TOUT
[count]
US : a person who sells information about which horses are likely to win the races at a racetrack
British : a person who buys tickets for an event and resells them at a much higher price
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