Definition of Cheap-jack

1. Noun. A seller of shoddy goods.

Exact synonyms: Huckster
Generic synonyms: Marketer, Seller, Trafficker, Vender, Vendor
Derivative terms: Huckster, Huckster

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cheap-jack

chazans
chazzan
chazzanim
chazzans
chazzen
chazzenim
chazzens
chazzer
chazzerai
chazzers
che
che sara sara
che sera sera
cheap
cheap-arse Tuesday
cheap-jack (current term)
cheap-shot
cheap-shots
cheap and cheerful
cheap as chips
cheap at half the price
cheap drunk
cheap like borscht
cheap money
cheap seats
cheap shot
cheap shots
cheapdate

Literary usage of Cheap-jack

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1. Belgravia by Mary Elizabeth Braddon (1876)
"Not long was it before Cheap Jack, having offered the usual salutation*, laid his complaint before the judge himself, in these words: Cheap Jack. ..."

2. Chambers's Edinburgh Journal by William Chambers, Robert Chambers (1846)
"Cheap Jack possesses a vein of coarse humour, and a command over the muscles of ... Cheap Jack has stowed away his goods, and has departed from the village. ..."

3. Publishers Weekly by Publishers' Board of Trade (U.S.), Book Trade Association of Philadelphia, American Book Trade Union, Am. Book Trade Association, R.R. Bowker Company (1894)
"Accident brings them to the fens, where the poor "Cheap Jack" dies. "Cheap Jack Zita,'1 as the natives name the daughter, becomes part Baring-Gould, Sabine. ..."

4. The Speaker (1913)
"AM a Cheap Jack, and my father's name \vas Willum Marigold. It was in his lifetime supposed by some that his name was William, but my father always ..."

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