Dealer vs Chaunter - What's the difference?

dealer | chaunter |


As nouns the difference between dealer and chaunter

is that dealer is a dealer (somebody who peddles illicit drugs, especially to teenagers), drug dealer while chaunter is (uk|slang|obsolete) a street seller of ballads and other broadsides.

dealer

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • One who deals things, especially automobiles; a middleman.
  • That used car dealer gave me a great deal on my 1962 rusted-out Volkswagen bug!
  • One who peddles illicit drugs, especially to teenagers.
  • A particular type of stock broker or trader.
  • The person who deals the cards in a card game.
  • Anagrams

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    chaunter

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (UK, slang, obsolete) A street seller of ballads and other broadsides.
  • (colloquial) A deceitful, tricky dealer or horse jockey.
  • * Dickens
  • He was a horse chaunter ; he's a leg now.
  • The chanter or flute of a bagpipe.
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