[ped-luh-ree] /ˈpɛd lə ri/
noun, plural peddleries.
the business of a .
[ped-ling] /ˈpɛd lɪŋ/ adjective 1. trifling; paltry; piddling. [ped-l] /ˈpɛd l/ verb (used with object), peddled, peddling. 1. to carry (small articles, goods, wares, etc.) from place to place for sale at retail; hawk. 2. to deal out, distribute, or dispense, especially in small quantities: to peddle radical ideas. 3. to sell (drugs) illicitly. verb […]
[ped-uh-rast, pee-duh-] /ˈpɛd əˌræst, ˈpi də-/ noun 1. a person who engages in pederasty. /ˈpɛdəˌræst/ noun 1. a man who practises pederasty n. 1730s, from French pédéraste, from Latin paederasta, from Greek paiderastes “a lover of boys” (see pederasty). pederast ped·er·ast (pěd’ə-rāst’) n. A man who has sexual relations, especially anal intercourse, with a boy. […]
[ped-uh-ras-tee, pee-duh-] /ˈpɛd əˌræs ti, ˈpi də-/ noun 1. sexual relations between two males, especially when one of them is a minor. /ˈpɛdəˌræstɪ/ noun 1. homosexual relations between men and boys n. “sodomy of a man with a boy,” c.1600, from French pédérastie or directly from Modern Latin pæderastia, from Greek paiderastia “love of boys,” […]
[pur-dn-al-uh s] /ˌpɜr dnˈæl əs/ noun 1. a river in central Texas, flowing E to the Colorado river. About 105 miles (169 km) long.