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English definition of “tout”

tout

verb [T]    /tɑʊt/
to advertise or praise something, often to encourage its use or sale : Various studies have been published touting the benefits of pre-kindergarten programs . If you tout someone's good character , knowledge , skills , achievements , etc., you praise those characteristics : The President was in Ohio on Saturday , touting his accomplishments and urging supporters to re-elect him.
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