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huckster

1. a person who uses aggressive or questionable methods of selling
2. Now rare a person who sells small articles or fruit in the street
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All of these would be welcome - if they actually happen and are not just the empty promises of huckstering sports politicos.
It seems that the Bush/Blair axis is offering the British people an excuse for war on men, women and children, which is nothing other than what Bernard Levin once described as ``mendacious , huckstering blarney''.
It will be a dark day for the medical profession when huckstering supplements becomes an acceptable part of medical practice.