sugging

/ˈsʌgɪŋ/ (say 'suging)

noun Commerce
attempting to sell under the guise of conducting market research, often with incentives attached to lead the potential customer to a purchase.
{s(elling) u(nder the) g(uise of market research)}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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