costermonger

noun
cos·ter·mon·ger | \ˈkä-stər-ˌməŋ-gər, -ˌmäŋ-\

Definition of costermonger 

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: a hawker of fruit or vegetables

First Known Use of costermonger

circa 1518, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for costermonger

costard + monger

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costermonger

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English Language Learners Definition of costermonger

: a person who sells fruit and vegetables outside rather than in a store

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