Definition of pitchman
: a man who makes a sales pitch: such asa : one who sells merchandise on the streets or from a concessionb : one who does radio or TV commercials
Examples of pitchman in a Sentence
a former star athlete who now works as a pitchman on TV
Recent Examples of pitchman from the Web
Before finding their way there, many tourists are intercepted by pitchmen for other boats that typically loop around the island.
In another odd move, aging former coach John Madden will serve as the product’s pitchman.
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Definition of pitchman for English Language Learners
: a man whose job is to talk about something (such as a product) in order to persuade people to buy or accept it
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