"tout." Definition

  1. In sporting phraseology a TOUT signifies an agent in the training districts, on the look-out for information as to the condition and capabilities of those horses entering for a coming race. TOUTS often get into trouble through entering private training-grounds. They, however, are very highly paid, some making 40_l._ or 50_l._ a week during the season. Now frequently called horse-watchers.

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Position in the dictionary: 3751 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: touter, touzle, tow-pows, towel, towelling, town and gown., town-lout, towzery gang, tracks, tradesman
Previous words in the dictionary: tout, touchy, toucher, touch-and-go, touch, totting, tot-up, tot, toss, toshers

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