"towzery gang" Definition

  1. swindlers who hire sale-rooms, usually in the suburbs, for mock auction sales of cheap and worthless goods, and who advertise their ventures as “Alarming Sacrifices,” “Important Sales of Bankrupts’ Stock,” &c. The American name for a mock auctioneer is a “Peter Funk.”

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Position in the dictionary: 3759 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: tracks, tradesman, translator, translators, trap, trapesing, traveller, tree, triangles, trimmings
Previous words in the dictionary: town-lout, town and gown., towelling, towel, tow-pows, touzle, touter, tout., tout, touchy

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