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bucket-shop

Bucket shop

Bucket shop refers to a particular type of fraudulent business:

The term is used as a pejorative colloquialism to refer to different kinds of businesses, indicating that the speaker believes it is a fraud or scam. In this sense it might be used as a name for stock market, airline ticket consolidators, or for heraldry scams.

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