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English definition of “tout”


verb [T] (SELL UNOFFICIALLY)    /taʊt/ UK (US scalp) disapproving
to sell tickets for something such as a sports game or theatre performance unofficially , usually at a much higher price than the official price : £30 seats for the match were being touted for £500.Trafficking and racketeering
(Definition of tout verb (SELL UNOFFICIALLY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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