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1. A person formerly employed by a town to proclaim announcements in the streets.
2. Informal A gossip.
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(Historical Terms) (formerly) a person employed by a town to make public announcements in the streets
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a person formerly employed by a town to make public announcements or proclamations, usu. by shouting in the streets.
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town crier[ˌtaʊnˈkraɪəʳ] n (Brit) → banditore/trice
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