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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who travels about selling his wares (as on the streets or at carnivals); An aggressive salesman who uses a fast line of talk to sell something.

Usage examples (31)
  • An avid gardener, he was later known as the pitchman for Miracle-Gro plant food.
  • What really killed the country's best-known TV pitchman?
  • HAMMER: Yes, you know him as the hyper Shamwow pitchman.
  • The singer's career as a pitchman is almost certainly over. for more
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