Hawker meaning

hôkər
Frequency:
One who sells goods aggressively, especially by calling out.
noun
5
2
A surname​.
pronoun
1
0
A peddler or huckster.
noun
0
3
A person who uses hawks for hunting; falconer.
noun
0
3
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
hawker
Plural:
hawkers

Origin of hawker

  • Middle English hauker probably from Middle Low German höker from hōken to peddle, bend, bear on the back

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition