- a tout.
Origin of touter
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Examples from the Web for touter
Touter, a looker out, one who waits at railway stations and steamboat piers, and touts for customers; a hotel runner.The Slang Dictionary
John Camden Hotten
Roger, the touter, recognised his lordship, as he made his way slowly through the mob along the side of the market.The Chaplain of the Fleet
Walter Besant and James Rice
The hardware-man looks as if he might be 'touter' to a broken-down brigand.