Translation of "tout" - English-Spanish dictionary

tout

verb uk /taʊt/ us

to advertise, talk about, or praise something or someone repeatedly, especially as a way of encouraging people to like, accept, or buy something

promocionar, indicar
The minister has been touting these ideas for some time.
He is being widely touted as the next leader of the party.
A local car dealership was touting its services/wares on the radio.

mainly UK to repeatedly try to persuade people to buy your goods or services

andar a la caza de
There were hundreds of taxis at the airport, all touting for business/custom.

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

revender
£30 seats for the match were being touted for £500.
noun uk /taʊt/ us UK US scalper disapproving

a person who touts tickets a person who sells tickets unofficially, usually at a much higher price than the official price

revendedor, -ora de entradas
Britain’s best-known ticket tout once boasted that he could get you tickets for anything.

(Translation of “tout” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

tout

verb /taut/

to go about in search of buyers, jobs, support, votes etc

buscar, intentar captar
The taxi-driver drove around touting for custom.

(Translation of “tout” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)