ticket tout


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ticket tout

n
(Commerce) See tout6

ticket tout

scalp
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ticket tout - someone who buys tickets to an event in order to resell them at a profitticket tout - someone who buys tickets to an event in order to resell them at a profit
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
scalper - someone who buys something and resells it at a price far above the initial cost; "he got theater tickets through a scalper"
Translations

ticket tout

n (Brit) → bagarino
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Ch Insp Nicky Evans said: "A ticket tout operation will take place on the day and fans are reminded that it is an offence for an unauthorised person to offer to sell or sell a ticket.
You're insulting me but you can have it for that,' the ticket tout moaned.
We must be doing something right because the campaign is even backed by the most notorious ticket tout in history.
The operation was the latest in a series of initiatives designed to fine-tune the force's ticket tout taskforce.