Definition of hawker noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈhɔːkə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈhɔːkər//
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a person who makes money by hawking goods He worked as a street hawker, selling cheap lighters at two for a pound. Word Originearly 16th cent.: probably from Low German or Dutch and related to huckster.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: hawker