Definition of peddling in English:

peddling

noun

mass noun
  • 1The activity of selling an illegal drug or stolen item.

    ‘youths involved in drug peddling’
    1. 1.1 The action of promoting an idea or view persistently or widely.
      ‘the peddling of fear is a lucrative business’

Pronunciation

peddling

/ˈpɛd(ə)lɪŋ/