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a person who sells quack medicines from a platform

The meaning of the word mountebank is a person who sells quack medicines from a platform.

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trampto walk, tread, or step especially heavily
unscathedwholly unharmed : not injured
mosaica surface decoration made by inlaying small pieces of variously colored material to form pictures or patterns
vapidlacking flavor, zest, interest, animation, or spirit : flat
amalgama mixture of different elements
interjectionan ejaculatory utterance usually lacking grammatical connection: such as
doteto exhibit mental decline of or like that of old age : be in one's dotage
frivolousof little weight or importance
passepast one's prime
listlesscharacterized by lack of interest, energy, or spirit