costermonger definition

  • noun:
    • Chiefly British One who sells fruit, vegetables, seafood, or any other items from a cart, barrow, or stand-in the streets.
    • a trader just who sells fruit and vegetables from a barrow in the pub
    • An apple vendor; a hawker of, or dealer in, any kind of fresh fruit or vegetables; a fruiterer.
    • A hawker of vegetables and fruit. In addition coster, and formerly costardmonger.
    • a hawker of fruit and vegetables from a barrow
    • Chiefly British a person who sells fresh fruit, vegetables, seafood, or other goods from a cart, barrow, or stand-in the roads.
    • a trader which sells fruit and vegetables from a barrow in the street
    • An apple vendor; a hawker of, or supplier in, any kind of fresh fruit or vegetables; a fruiterer.
    • A hawker of vegetables and fruit. Also coster, and formerly costardmonger.
    • a hawker of fruit and veggies from a barrow
  • others:
    • Mercenary; sordid.
    • Mercenary; sordid.

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