Meaning of spruiker in English:



informal Australian

See spruik

‘Neil Jenman, an Australian real estate agent famous for his crusades on integrity in the real estate game has this to say about spruikers in the property market.’
  • ‘So against our better judgement we responded to one of the spruikers ' calls.’
  • ‘On one occasion, the spruiker refused point blank to tell me the name of the company he was representing.’
  • ‘On Dam Square, in front of the Royal Palace, which had been turned into a fairground for the day, even the spruikers were bellowing into their megaphones in a vigorous mixture of Dutch and English.’
  • ‘And the media have lapped it up with all the critical engagement of a carnival spruiker.’