fast talker

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fast talker

A person who verbally manipulates others into doing or believing something, especially something that is not in their best interest. I could tell that he was a fast talker just by the way he tried to close the deal so quickly. Used car salesmen have a reputation for being fast talkers. They'll say anything to sell a car.
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a fast ˈtalker

a person who can talk very quickly and easily, but who cannot always be trusted: The salesman was a real fast talker, and somehow managed to convince me to buy the most expensive model!
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We're classed as fast talkers, as a lady told me the other day in the hotel foyer, "It's like you can't wait a second to get the words out".
Make masks with feathers and sequins, or fitted to your face and painted; talent show emcee will be Eugene magician Hart Keene; singers, poets, dancers, jugglers, fast talkers and knuckle crackers all welcome; members of the Cloud City Garrison in Star Wars regalia will arrive at 4 p.
THEY'RE fast talkers at Huddersfield's busy Media Centre.
The guide points out that loud voices can be taken as bragging voices and that fast talkers can be aggressive and threatening.
Through a collection of sharp, humorous, and lyrical poems, Young exposes readers to the ruminations of Jones and Delilah in Shadowtown, a film noir-type city populated by fast talkers and tough timers, including The Hack, The Champ, The Gunsel, The Snitch and The Mooch.