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Definition of Auctioneer

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  AUCTIONEER   noun
The man who proclaims with a hammer that he has picked a pocket with his tongue.
 

Devil's Dictionarydefinition from:
The Devil's Dictionary
by Ambrose Bierce, 1911

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Australia
Regular definition:
AUCTIONEER:
??:k???n?? n. a person who conducts auctions professionally, by calling for bids and declaring goods sold. °°auctioneering n.


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