ticket tout

noun

Definition of ticket tout

British
:a person who buys tickets for an event and resells them at a much higher price

Word by Word Definitions

ticket play
  1. : a certificate or token showing that a fare or admission fee has been paid

  2. : a means of access or passage

  3. : a summons or warning issued to a traffic-law violator

  1. : to furnish or serve with a ticket

  2. : to attach a ticket to : label

tout play
  1. : to make much of : promote, talk up

  2. : to solicit, peddle, or persuade importunately

  3. : to spy on : watch

  1. : one who touts: such as

  2. : one who solicits patronage

  3. : one who spies out racing information for betting purposes


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