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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A person who works at places where customers bid for objects.

Usage examples (33)
  • It is only an auctioneer who can equally and impartially admire all schools of art.
  • The auctioneer is amazing, like something out of a Tex Avery cartoon, motormouthing a mile a minute.
  • Mark Jaffe, the Fort York auctioneer, is a gifted motormouth who runs his tongue 95mph with wit and wild abandon.
  • The auctioneer was a tested man, Mike Garmisch of Fort Collins. for more
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