Definition Of peddle


try to sell (something, especially small goods) by going from house to house or place to place.

he peddled art and printing materials around the country

Example Of peddle

  • A former town centre security guard who rented a car for drug dealers to use to peddle heroin across Swindon has been jailed for a year.

  • A plethora of street vendors enthusiastically peddle their wares a bottle's throw from the two pubs.

  • A suspect in a major investigation into a drugs gang that had a nationwide network peddling heroin is believed to be back in Britain.

  • A teenage drug dealer who peddled heroin and crack cocaine on the streets of Swindon is facing a lengthy jail term.

  • And he accused them of peddling the ‘myth’ that only a few were brainy enough to do well.

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