Definitions for peddling

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word peddling

Princeton's WordNet

  1. vending, peddling, hawking, vendition(noun)

    the act of selling goods for a living

Webster Dictionary

  1. Peddling

    of Peddle

  2. Peddling(adj)

    hawking; acting as a peddler

  3. Peddling(adj)

    petty; insignificant

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Douglas Adams, The Guardian:

    The idea that Bill Gates has appeared like a knight in shining armour to lead all customers out of a mire of technological chaos neatly ignores the fact that it was he, by peddling second-rate technology, who led them into it in the first place.

  2. Hillary Clinton:

    You could see on that stage in Las Vegas how we are maybe approaching these problems with different solutions, but we're both seeing the pressures that American families are under and the challenges that they're facing, we're not peddling the same old failed policies of trickle-down economics and let the corporations do what they want and cut taxes on the wealthy.


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