Definition of 'peddle'
Example sentences containing 'peddle'
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FRANCE are on the way back, or at least that is the line being peddled. Times, Sunday Times (2017)FRANCE are on the way back, or at least that is the line being peddled. Times, Sunday Times (2017)We have a poverty lobby which has peddled one line for years. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This is not to say that we have a political line to peddle. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But does that make him more reprehensible than anyone else who took drugs or peddled them? Times, Sunday Times (2012)Be careful if you are looking for help online because some websites are peddling counterfeit drugs. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This was not a line he was peddling, this was his heartfelt conviction. Times, Sunday Times (2011)When their money ran short, he stole from drunks and peddled drugs. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Two men were arrested, suspected of peddling drugs. The Sun (2010)People should come to have fun - not come to clubs where they are peddled drugs. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Contrary to the myths peddled by politicians, lack of social mobility is not a significant problem. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He peddled myth after myth as he claimed Britain had cut off food supplies to his country and wrecked its economy. The Sun (2008)A commonly peddled myth that only the bookmakers have the contacts and wherewithal to lobby government has been discreetly disproved in recent weeks. Times, Sunday Times (2008)On the one hand, he is a senior England player with a team line to peddle. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Give him a few months in office and America won't have any influence left to peddle. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The longer that these myths are peddled, the longer we will fail to build the affordable homes we need in the places we need them. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The Government is not peddling a myth; it is trying to escape from a horror story. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He needs that if he's going to carry on peddling the line that we're all in this together. The Sun (2012)When I was at teacher training college in the early 1980s they were peddling the same lines. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The FA has peddled the idea of it being your England team too far. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Used Occasionally. peddle is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'peddle'
British English: peddle VERB
Someone who peddles things goes from place to place trying to sell them.
His attempts to peddle his paintings around the city's galleries was unsuccessful.
Definition of peddle from the Collins English Dictionary
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