Word forms: peddlers
Definitionslanguage note: The spelling pedlar is also used in British English for meanings [sense 1] and , [sense 3].
1. countable noun A peddler is someone who goes from place to place in order to sell something. [US, also British, old-fashioned] 2. countable noun
A drug peddler is a person who sells illegal drugs.
3. countable noun A peddler of information or ideas is someone who frequently expresses such ideas to other people. [disapproval] [+ of] ⇒ ...the peddlers of fear.
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