The one saw a mountebank and impostor—the other recognised a profound artist and an inspired prophet.
: an itinerant hawker of pills and patent medicines especially from a platform : quack <bought an unction of a mountebank—Shak.>
A mountebank was a hawker of quack medicines who peddled his wares from the top of a bench to attract customers. The word is from Italian montambanco (one who climbs ...
Mountebank may refer to: Charlatan, a swindler; Montambanco or quack, a fraudulent or ignorant pretender to medical skill; Monte Bank, a card game; Three-card Monte ...
moun·te·bank (moun′tə-băngk′) n. 1. A hawker of quack medicines who attracts customers with stories, jokes, or tricks. 2. A flamboyant charlatan. [Italian ...
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Noun . mountebank (plural mountebanks) One who sells dubious medicines. There is nothing so impossible in Nature but mountebanks will undertake; nothing ...
Example sentences He has been described as a ‘a mountebank, a charlatan and a scribbler’ by one author, although others see him as a proto-social scientist.
Mountebank Mountebank se forge une identité brumeuse, tour à tour légère et pesante, entre envolées candides et distorsions pesantes. The Lost Tapes, released 02 ...