Origin of shilling
Definition for shilling (2 of 2)
verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Origin of shill
Examples from the Web for shilling
Kate Moss's Self Tanner: Kate Moss is now shilling self-tanner.Phillip Lim is Target's Next Guest Designer; Kate Moss Shills Self Tanner|The Fashion Beast Team|May 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The hootenanny on political websites about the contest being up for grabs is shilling for advertising dollars.Newt Gingrich, Comic Diva: His New Reign of Terror|John Batchelor|January 23, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Shilling, a native of Arkansas, pleaded guilty to a pair of wire-fraud counts last July.
Before the body was sent to the crematorium, Shilling and Crump filled the casket with animal bones, meat, and a mannequin.
Many admirers of the once “radical” Mansfield, assumed this must have been a result of having taken the Fayed shilling.
But when Jack took out the shilling, and said, “Shall I buy you with this, slave?”Mopsa the Fairy|Jean Ingelow
He told me that a lady had given it to him, and had given him also a shilling to find me.Dead Man's Love|Tom Gallon
"Shilling and a penny 'alfpenny, please, sir," said the newspaper-boy glibly.The Princess Priscilla's Fortnight|Elizabeth von Arnim
Then he made one savage spring at him, and if the chain had not been stout the fellow would have earned his shilling dearly.Novel Notes|Jerome K. Jerome
The cook of young Lady Balnagown was bribed, as we have seen, with little more than a shirt and a shilling sterling!
British Dictionary definitions for shilling (1 of 2)
Word Origin for shilling
British Dictionary definitions for shilling (2 of 2)
Word Origin for shill
Idioms and Phrases with shilling
see cut off (with a shilling).