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Daemon
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peddle

(verb) Sell or offer for sale from place to place.

Synonyms: hawk, huckster, monger, vend, pitch

Usage: It is so hard to keep kids out of trouble and on the right track when dealers peddle drugs on every street corner.
KSPavan
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peddle
Definition: (verb) Sell or offer for sale from place to place.
Synonyms: hawk, huckster, monger, vend, pitch
Usage: It is so hard to keep kids out of trouble and on the right track when dealers peddle drugs on every street corner.
8BooksOfSengathe
Posted: Wednesday, July 25, 2018 10:03:11 AM

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Daemon wrote:
peddle

(verb) Sell or offer for sale from place to place.

Synonyms: hawk, huckster, monger, vend, pitch

Usage: It is so hard to keep kids out of trouble and on the right track when dealers peddle drugs on every street corner.





The elderly Irishman loved to peddle his fresh flowers and metal trinkets,
come rain or shine, but they would awkwardly bounce in his bike's woven basket
whilst he rode over some very craggy roads.

thar
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Now all of these words for hard-working, enterprising individuals seem to have bad connotations
- drug peddlers and hate peddlers and rumour-mongers and war-mongers.

Only onion peddlers and fish-mongers are still respectable! Whistle
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