Origin of pushcart
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The man who played him, Benjamin Busch, served two tours in Iraq for the Marines and was twice nominated for the Pushcart Prize.This Week’s Hot Reads: March 23, 2012
March 25, 2012
In today's pushcart economy, every price is negotiable—from cars and electronics to cashmere sweaters and fine jewelry.
But now that we are again living in a pushcart economy, we ought to get our act together.
It was a case of sendin' a boy with a pushcart to bring home a grand piano.Torchy
Anyone hearing you would think we were still in the pushcart district.Hungry Hearts
There were no plunging horses near—not even a pushcart in sight.The Fall of a Nation
The Italian with the pushcart was haw-hawing and holding his sides.Motor Matt's Peril, or, Cast Away in the Bahamas
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There was a Jewish pushcart peddler, white-bearded and skull-capped.Children of the Whirlwind
- mainly US and Canadian a handcart, typically having two wheels and a canvas roof, used esp by street vendorsAlso called: barrow
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