- a barker, as at a circus sideshow.
- a person with an extravagant line of talk.
- Australian. a swindler.
- Slang. an announcer for radio or television, especially one who gives commercials.
Origin of spieler
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Examples from the Web for spieler
At first I thought he was a spieler, and afterwards I thought that he was a mug.While the Billy Boils
An indispensable feature of the dancing academy is the "spieler."
The business of the spieler is to look after the wall-flowers.
Brissenden exclaimed, imitating the spieler of a locally famous snake-eater.Martin Eden
It takes just four,” Phelps informed him: “look-out, spieler, panel-man and engraver.Young Wallingford</p>
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