pawn off vs palm off :

Definitions

  • v  sell as genuine, sell with the intention to deceive
News & Articles

  • ‘Lemon’ aid for new pets
    ALBANY — New York is trying to make it tougher to pawn off a bum pet.The state Legislature has voted to strengthen the “pet-lemon law,” a consumer-protection measure for animal owners who find out too late that their yellow Labrador was a poorly bred or that their kitten is sickly...
    June 28, 2013 - New York Post
  • Leg. votes to toughen pet "lemon" law
    New York is trying to make it tougher to pawn off a bum pet.
    June 27, 2013 - WIVB Buffalo
  • NY Legislature votes to toughen pet 'lemon' law
    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York is trying to make it tougher to pawn off a bum pet in hopes of cracking down on puppy mills.
    June 27, 2013 - New Jersey Herald