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Synonyms for tout

to increase or seek to increase the importance or reputation of by favorable publicity

Synonyms for tout

someone who buys tickets to an event in order to resell them at a profit

someone who advertises for customers in an especially brazen way

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one who sells advice about gambling or speculation (especially at the racetrack)

advertize in strongly positive terms

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Although the Daily Nation and NTV crew did not find the tout at the matatu stage Tuesday, those in the area refused to divulge details, saying they feared for their lives.
CHORUS OF PROTEST Touts are besieging JK Rowling's show, which offers tickets for as little as PS15
For many fans the actions of these touts are stopping them from seeing their favourite artist, but this is happening every single day all across the country, from concerts
But in practice some secondary market websites are simply used by touts who used sophisticated computer software to buy up tickets as soon as they go on sale, preventing ordinary fans from purchasing them at the official price, and then sell them on at a huge profit.
On tonight's programme, Ynys Mon AM Rhun ap Iorwerth joinscalls to introduce a new law to clamp down on touts.
We urge the owners of hotels, restaurants, apartments, and others who face a problem, to contact us so that we can send around an individual who will report or prevent touts from entering their facilities and harass their customers," Karousos said.
And we found that whether it is for a fitness certificate or any other certificate Turn to Page 10 need technicians to stay fit, but touts.
Mr Watson is a member of a cross-party group of MPs campaigning for a crackdown on ticket touts.
Many touts have as many as 10 membership tickets and are making a packet by buying match tickets in advance.
The people said that these touts entrapped them through glib talks and help them seek bail on forged papers.
RAWALPINDI -- The tout mafia and agents rules outside Excise and Taxation office Rawalpindi as their fast growing illegal activities are going unchecked and it seems that the authorities concerned are least interested to control the problem turning a blind eye on it.
Summary: Black market tickets to see Andy Murray are selling for Au20,000 as touts exploit legal loopholes at Wimbledon.
HOWARD DAWSON is missing the point (Letters, November 25) over ticket touts.
THE FA have launched a new 'Out the Touts' campaign cracking down on ticket touts in the build-up to the FA Cup final on May 30.