A hawker of quack medicines whom draws consumers with stories, jokes, or tricks.
A flamboyant charlatan.
a person who offers questionable drugs.
a person who offers by deception; a con artist; a charlatan.
one that mounts a bench or stage on the market or other public location, boasts of their ability in treating diseases, and vends drugs that he pretends tend to be infallible remedies; a quack medical practitioner.
Any boastful or untrue pretender; a charlatan; a quack.
A peripatetic quack; one that recommends and sells nostrums at fairs and similar gatherings.
ergo Any impudent and unscrupulous pretender; a charlatan.
The short-tailed African kite, Helotarsus ecaudatus: so named from the aërial tumbling.
a flamboyant deceiver; a person who lures customers with tricks or jokes