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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

v. - Say mean things.

Usage examples (34)
  • The Ten squabble and backbite worse than spoiled children.
  • (49: 11-12) "Do not backbite or speak ill of one another."
  • This is an administration that doesn't leak, that doesn't backbite, for the most part.
  • The rest of us moved to a downstairs sitting room, there to backbite and discuss events. for more
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