ticket tout

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ticket tout (plural ticket touts)

  1. (Britain) A person who resells tickets for events at more than the official price.
    Synonym: scalper (US)
    • 2008, "Grand Prix ‘fakes’ men convicted," BBC News, 5 Dec. (retrieved 16 Dec. 2008),
      Skinner told the court he was an experienced ticket tout who travelled the world buying and selling tickets and merchandise to sporting events, concerts and festivals.

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