Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. At a booth or fair, a crier or announcer of the goods for sale; a barker for side-shows.
  • n. A cheat; a sharper; a professional gambler.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.