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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Gossip (usually a mixture of truth and untruth) passed around by word of mouth

Usage examples (37)
  • She then cautioned against putting too much weight on what she called rumour and innuendo.
  • A spokesperson for News Corp declined to comment on what she described as "rumour and speculation".
  • The rumour is that a 3-person lunar version is on the horizon.
  • My friend, all speech and rumour is shortlived, foolish, untrue. for more
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