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purveyor
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

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Definition
a provider of something — such as a commercial business selling something, or a person spreading gossip
  • Silence, purveyor of gossip, do not spread that report.
    Chapters 85-86 (3% in)
  • One of the noble peers, who was familiar with the Arabic language, having studied it during the famous Egyptian campaign, followed with his eye as the translator read aloud:— " 'I, El-Kobbir, a slave-merchant, and purveyor of the harem of his highness, acknowledge having received for transmission to the sublime emperor, from the French lord, the Count of Monte Cristo, an emerald valued at eight hundred thousand francs; as the ransom of a young Christian slave of eleven years of age,...
    Chapters 85-86 (83% in)

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