Words nearby costermonger
How to use costermonger in a sentence
But they keep peddling them like a costermonger selling rotten fruit.
With horror she had heard her brother addressed by a disreputable costermonger in a mangy fur cap, as "Old pal."The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
You remember the costermonger whose family quarrelled with him for marrying beneath him?There and Back|George MacDonald
Any attempt at courtship after the style of the costermonger is resented by the whole corvine community.A Bird Calendar for Northern India|Douglas Dewar
But when the Major overstrains his voice, it misses fire like a costermonger's, and only a falsetto note comes on a high register.Somehow Good|William de Morgan
If she had been a little female costermonger she would have demanded her 'marriage lines' and clung to them fiercely.Robin|Frances Hodgson Burnett