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Tout meaning

tout - 15 dictionary results

  1. 1. someone who buys tickets to an event in order to resell them at a profit
  2. 2. In the game of solo, a proposal to win all eight tricks.
  3. 3. To look narrowly; spy.
  4. 4. To spy out the movements of race horses at their trials, or to get by stealth or other improper means the secrets of the stable, for betting purposes.
  5. 5. To act as a tout; to tout, or give a tip on, a race horse.
  6. 6. To spy out information about, as a racing stable or horse.
  7. 7. To give a tip on ( a race horse) to a better with the expectation of sharing in the latter's winnings.
  8. 8. One who solicits custom, as a runner for a hotel, cab, gambling place.
  9. 9. A spy for a smuggler, thief, or the like.
  10. 10. To act as a tout. See 2d Tout.
  11. 11. To ply or seek for customers.
  12. 12. One who secretly watches race horses which are in course of training, to get information about their capabilities, for use in betting.
  13. 13. To toot a horn.
  14. 14. The anus.
  15. 15. One who gives a tip on a race horses for an expected compensation, esp. in hopes of a share in any winnings; - usually contemptuous.

tout - examples of usage

  1. Il partera tout de suite! - "To-morrow?", Victoria Cross.
  2. When you call me a tout you're exceedin' the speed limit." - "Garrison's Finish A Romance of the Race-Course", W. B. M. Ferguson.
  3. He told him that Garrison was a thief and cur; and that he would have no book- maker and tout- " Hold on," said Drake. - "Garrison's Finish A Romance of the Race-Course", W. B. M. Ferguson.
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