An imposter, posing as an advertising solicitor, who sells worthless advertising space by misrepresentation or by implied threats. "This ghee (fellow) is a good ad-man. We'll give him a send-in (send him in) to rehash (swindle again) them joints we shook (swindled) already." (Note: The first extortion is the Shake; every successive extortion is a Bite or Rehash. Victims, angered by successive extortions sometimes refuse to make any further payments. In such cases a new solicitor is often needed.) See Limb-joint. Tapman. Tap, the.

- american underworld lingo - 1950

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