Huck = Hook??
Posted by Patty on June 01, 2000
In Reply to: Huck = Hook?? posted by Bruce Kahl on June 01, 2000
I've wondered if the work "huck" ever means to throw, or toss, or pitch??
I'm not sure why I think so. Some vague memory?
But if so, a "huckster" might be someone at a carnival or marketplace who "pitches" to potential customers.