HyperDic: tout

English > 5 senses of the word tout:
VERBcommunicationtoutadvertize in strongly positive terms
communicationtout, boast, swash, shoot a line, brag, gas, blow, bluster, vaunt, gasconadeshow off
NOUNperson tout, ticket toutsomeone who buys tickets to an event in order to resell them at a profit
person tout, toutersomeone who advertises for customers in an especially brazen way
person tout, tipsterone who sells advice about gambling or speculation (especially at the racetrack)
tout > pronunciation
Soundstaw't
Rhymesabout ... workout: 67 rhymes with awt...
English > tout: 5 senses > noun 1, person
Meaningsomeone who buys tickets to an event in order to resell them at a profit.
Synonymticket tout
RegionUnited Kingdom, UK, U.K., Britain, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Great BritainA monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles
Broaderscalpersomeone who buys something and resells it at a price far above the initial cost
English > tout: 5 senses > noun 2, person
Meaningsomeone who advertises for customers in an especially brazen way.
Synonymtouter
Broaderadvertiser, advertizer, admansomeone whose business is advertising
Spanishcazaclientes, espabilado
Verbstoutadvertize in strongly positive terms
English > tout: 5 senses > noun 3, person
MeaningOne who sells advice about gambling or speculation (especially at the racetrack).
Synonymtipster
Narrowerracetrack toutsomeone who offers advice about betting on horses (either to influence the odds or in the hope of sharing some of the winnings)
Broaderadviser, advisor, consultantAn expert who gives advice
Spanishpronosticador
Catalanpronosticador
English > tout: 5 senses > verb 1, communication
Meaningadvertize in strongly positive terms.
PatternSomething ----s something Adjective/Noun
Example"This product was touted as a revolutionary invention"
Broaderpronounce, label, judgepronounce judgment on
Nounstout, toutersomeone who advertises for customers in an especially brazen way
English > tout: 5 senses > verb 2, communication
Meaningshow off.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE; Somebody ----s to somebody
Synonymsboast, swash, shoot a line, brag, gas, blow, bluster, vaunt, gasconade
Narrowergloat, triumph, crowDwell on with satisfaction
puffspeak in a blustering or scornful manner
Broaderoverstate, exaggerate, overdraw, hyperbolize, hyperbolise, magnify, amplifyTo enlarge beyond bounds or the truth
Spanishalardear, bravear, dragonear, fachendear, fanfarronear, farolear, gallardear, gloriarse, jactarse, ostentar, presumir, ufanarse, vanagloriarse
Catalanfanfarronejar, gallejar, jactar-se, vanar-se

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