Peddle vs Deathmonger - What's the difference?

peddle | deathmonger |

As a verb peddle

is to sell things, especially door to door.

As a noun deathmonger is

one who peddles death; a murderer of many.




  • To sell things, especially door to door.
  • * , chapter=3
  • , title= Mr. Pratt's Patients , passage=My hopes wa'n't disappointed. I never saw clams thicker than they was along them inshore flats. I filled my dreener in no time, and then it come to me that 'twouldn't be a bad idee to get a lot more, take 'em with me to Wellmouth, and peddle 'em out. Clams was fairly scarce over that side of the bay and ought to fetch a fair price.}}
  • To sell illegal narcotics.
  • (derogatory, figuratively) To spread or cause to spread.
  • * 2009 , Michael John Beashel, Unshackled (page 166)
  • Christine walked a dangerous line, peddling gossip about her detested son-in-law.
  • * 2012 , Niamh O'Connor, Taken (page 166)
  • Roberts was a drug dealer, nicknamed 'King Krud', who peddled death and misery.
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  • deathmonger



    (en noun)
  • One who peddles death; a murderer of many.
  • * 1990 , Nat Segaloff, Hurricane Billy: the stormy life and films of William Friedkin
  • So what if arms dealers are money-grabbing deathmongers ? This is a revelation?
  • * 2002 , Reuven P Bulka, Modern folk Judaism: the reality and the challenge
  • And then there were those who died and were martyred in the struggle to maintain a Jewish lifestyle, murdered at the hands of deathmongers , pillagers...
  • * 2006 , John Biggins, The Two-Headed Eagle
  • Having babies spits in the eye of the Ludendorffs and Kaiser Wilhelms and the Krupps and all the other deathmongers who'd kill the lot of us if they could.