huckster NOUN 1) a person who sells small items, either door-to-door or from a stall. 2) N. Amer. a person who uses aggressive selling techniques.
VERB chiefly N. Amer. 1) promote or sell aggressively. 2) bargain.
DERIVATIVES hucksterism noun.
ORIGIN probably Low German.

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