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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Prone to communicate confidential information.

Usage examples (38)
  • Where do you think your son's friend got the idea tattling was an excellent way to solve his problems?
  • The strategy is based on 'tattling' as far as I can tell.
  • Guilt for "tattling" and shame for liking someone when you know what they're doing is wrong.
  • Instituted a new anonymous "tattling" mechanism for district employees to report corruption? for more
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